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Care Leavers Covenant

Meeting: 27/05/2021 - Council (Item 15)

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Consideration was given to a report seeking approval for the Care Leavers Covenant.


COUNCIL RESOLVED           -           (i)         That the Care Leavers Covenant be



                                                            (ii)        That the proposal for the Council to sign                                                                         up to be a trailblazer organisation be                                                                         approved.

Meeting: 25/05/2021 - Cabinet (Item 10)

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Report of the Strategic Director, Children, Adults and Families

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Consideration has been given to recommending the Council to agree the Care Leavers Covenant and to further develop the Council’s work with Spectra First, to benefit Gateshead’s Care Leavers by becoming a trailblazer organisation.






That the Council be recommended to:






Endorse the Care Leavers Covenant as set out in the report.






Agree to sign up as a trailblazer organisation.




The above decisions have been made for the following reasons:






To strengthen the Council’s offer to Care Leavers.






To improve the local offer by promoting the Covenant.