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Children in care and care leavers recovery plan (2020) Together with a group of other children's charities, Become produced a recovery plan for children in care and care leavers to ensure all care-experienced young people are supported following the Covid-19 pandemic. Download the PDF

As part of the sector-wide campaign to put #ChildrenAtTheHeart of recovery, this plan forms part of a collection of collaborative briefings put together by children's charities and other organisations. 

The plan recommends that government:

  • protect the rights and entitlements of care-experienced young people.
  • ensure care-experienced young people can access education.
  • support mental health and wellbeing of care-experienced young people.
  • be ambitious for, and supportive of, the needs of care leavers.
  • put children's interests, wishes and experiences at the heart of the Care Review.