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19 April 2016


Looked After Children Forum


This meeting will officially welcome our new chair to the forum, Lucia Byrne from St Mary’s University, Twickenham.  Building on the discussion at the previous forum meeting, the group will begin by reviewing a draft of a generic consent to share agreement, ensuring it is fit for purpose and agree how it may be used in practice. Planning will then continue for the delivery of a ‘Life after university’ event, due to take place in the Autumn term, with the aim of providing information to care leaver students leaving HE. Supporting care leavers into, through and out of HE is the role of many practitioners and having previously agreed to develop a resource detailing the rights and entitlements of care leavers, the group will have a broader discussion on what resources currently exist and how best to signpost practitioners to relevant information.

A draft agenda can be found here.

If you are able to attend please click on the link below and complete the booking form by 5pm on Monday 11 April 2016.

If you have any queries or would like further information contact Guy Cowen-Hutton, AccessHE Operations Officer, at guy.cowen-hutton@londonhigher.ac.uk.

Please note that this is an event for AccessHE member HEI, nominated school and local authority contacts only.

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