Training course special offer

18 September 2018

Do you advise or support care-experienced young people? Want to get the latest update on benefits and financial support for care leavers? If so, our course, care leavers and the benefits system is just what you need. This half-day course covers;

  • The special benefit rules affecting 16 and 17-year-olds leaving care and in continuing care, including young people who have been living with kinship carers;
  • Local authorities’ powers and responsibilities towards care leavers, including responsibilities under the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014;
  • The roll-out of universal credit and the impact on care experienced young people.

 **** Book a place on this half day introductory course on 11th October in Glasgow, and receive a complimentary copy of the newly updated Children’s Handbook Scotland 2018/19 (11th edition), cover price £24. ****