Immigration and care planning for looked after migrant children and care leavers - 9:30-4:30

Southwark Employees Price: £0 Associates Price: £0


Who is it for?

This course is for staff in the Care service only.

What does it cover?

This course will cover...

  •  An overview of ‘no recourse to public funds’
  • Immigration outcomes and options for UASCs and other migrant children
  • Exclusions to social services support - Schedule 3 Nationality Immigration & Asylum Act 2002
  • Human rights assessments
  • Case studies
  • Preparing for upcoming legislative changes set out in the Immigration Act 2016 and Children and Social Work Act 2017

What are the course outcomes?

Participants will be able to..

  • Understand​ what ‘no recourse to public funds’ means and how immigration status affects support options
  • Be able to identify what action may need to be taken to support looked after children or care leavers to resolve their immigration status
  • Be aware of the relevance of immigration status in achieving sustainable outcomes for the child/ young person and how to embed this within the care/ pathway planning process
  • Understand the legislation that applies to the provision of leaving care support at 18+ when immigration exclusions apply, and how to conduct a human rights assessment
  • Be aware of good practice points, the NRPF policy context and upcoming legislative changes

Book dates available for this course

01 Feb 09:30 8-10 Talfourd Place, London, SE15 5NW 9 Spaces Left 21 Feb 09:30 8-10 Talfourd Place, London, SE15 5NW 13 Spaces Left

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