Practice Guidance

Life as a looked-after child: returning home from care

teenager and social worker having conversation Photo: fotolia/Daisy Daisy


Young people’s views and experiences around the expectation of what life at home would be like, how social workers supported the move back home, and the reality of being back at home after spending time in care.

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