- 17 Jul
Support for young people leaving care over the past seven years has deteriorated
According to Whitehall’s spending watchdog the support young people leaving care receive is in chaos, reports the Guardian.A report by the National Audit office found that A third of those aged 16 and over who left care did so before their 18th birthday, contrary to the government’s legal obligation.The report concludes that services have deteriorated over the past seven years...
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