Supporting Young People Leaving Care
Is a supporting young people leaving care service. The service will improve outcomes by providing guidance, advice, information and emotional support for young people in care and those leaving care in accordance with the requirements of their pathway plan.
The service will support the young person to take up and maintain participation in a variety of educational, training, leisure and recreational activities available across the contract area. The service will be promoted amongst statutory and voluntary bodies to ensure all children and young people in care and those leaving care know about the service and what it offers.
Independent Visitor Service
Is an Independent Visiting Service for young people who are looked after or have experienced limited or discontinued involvement with their families in the last twelve months. The service will improve outcomes for Looked after Children using trained independent volunteers to visit, befriend and advise young people.
Estimated total contract cost ranges from £200,000 to £250,000
Start date will be 1st October 2013.