Monday, 26 March 2018

"CRUMBLING FUTURES" The Children’s Society Seriously Awkward 2018

Why vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds need more support as they move into adulthood ...

 “As local authorities struggle to meet demand with reducing funding, our research highlights compelling reasons to be alarmed. We can’t wait while children fall between the cracks of childhood and adulthood. Vulnerable 16 and 17 year olds need more support now and that support must continue as they transition into adult life. Our findings provide important evidence to those responsible for reviewing, resourcing and defining the future of children’s services.” Matthew Reed Chief Executive, The Children’s Society