Support for care leavers – advice for corporate parents, 23 June 2021

View the presentation slides from this virtual event.


What do care leavers tell us is important to them? (pdf)
Becca Williams, Advice and Support Officer, Become

What does good corporate parenting look like in practice? (pdf)
Mark Riddell MBE, National Implementation Adviser for Care Leavers, Department for Education                                   

The Care Leaver Covenant (pdf)
Alex Latham, Engagement Advisor, Care Leaver Covenant                

Contact details for speakers

Mark Riddell, DfE: Mark.RIDDELL@education.gov.uk

Alex Latham, Care Leaver Covenant: Alex@mycovenant.org.uk

Become: mailbox@becomecharity.org.uk

Details of the ‘Be Inspired’ event for care leavers

Charities where care leavers can be referred for support

We recommend councils work with their local partners to identify the best local options for their care leavers. The Become Care Advice Line can also provide support to care leavers, in addition to help they should be receiving from the Personal Advisers.

You can view details of Mark Riddell’s book on Amazon