LGA criticises funding shortfall for new care leaver duties

Neil Puffett
Thursday, March 22, 2018

An initiative to support children leaving care has only enough funding to support one in five young people, councils have warned.

Richard Watts says councils need sufficient funding and powers to discharge their education support responsibilities. Picture: Islington Council
Richard Watts says councils need sufficient funding and powers to discharge their education support responsibilities. Picture: Islington Council

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