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For Young People: Moving to Independence

A half-day event for young people who are preparing to leave care. This event has been co-designed with care leavers and provides young people with all they need to know to prepare for their transition to independence.

Overall aim and outcomes

This event is designed to provide information, advice and guidance to young people, to better prepare them for leaving care and enable them to make a smooth transition to independence.

Session content

Through this training young people will learn about:

  • rights and entitlements when leaving care
  • what to expect when leaving care; what they need to know and the tools they’ll need
  • how to manage emotions and build support networks
  • goal setting and thinking about the future
  • how and where to access practical support

Who is this aimed at?

Young people within local authorities who are preparing to leave care.

Further info

Our training is usually delivered at your premises or site. Alternatively, we can arrange a session with a small group in our training room and premises in Islington.

To find out more or arrange a training date, please contact Helen at Helen.Sweet@becomecharity.org.uk or call her on 020 7017 2789.