Grover, Christopher and Stewart, J (2004) Care leavers,financial support and the 2000 Children (Leaving Care) Act. The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 12 (2). pp. 107-111. ISSN 1759-8273Full text not available from this repository.
We examine those aspects of the 2000 Children (Leaving Care) Act that have placed a duty on local authorities to provide financial support for care leavers from October 2001. It is argued that the good intentions of the Act may be eroded by inherent problems in the new system of support because it is structured through reference to social security policies that are widely held to be problematic for all young people needing to claim benefit.
|Journal or Publication Title:||The Journal of Poverty and Social Justice|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Applied Social Science|
|Deposited On:||19 Apr 2012 16:17|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2014 23:19|
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