Safeguarding, looked after children and leaving care
Information about safeguarding children and young people including details of the government programme Every Child Matters.
Find out more information about, Looked After Children (LAC); this refers to children who are under 18 and have been provided with care and accommodation by family services.
Information for those who are leaving care including eligibility for on-going services.
Find out more information about Virtual Schools and the role they play.
The focus of Families Forward is to prevent family breakdown and children / young people entering the care system. Find out more information on Families Forward (Edge of Care Service).
Here you will find useful contacts for issues regarding Safeguarding, Looked After Children and Leaving Care.
The service offers a range of participation activities including advocacy and enrichment activities for children in care and care leavers.