Features and Benefits

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Publish information and advice for young people

Ensure that care leavers have access to the guidance and help they need, on their devices, on a 24/7 basis.

Browse without needing a network connection or using phone data - vital for care leavers living independently for the first time.

Make content available in over one hundred languages.

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Secure Messaging

Stay in touch with care leavers using messaging tech already used in day to day life.

Supports private one-to-one and group conversations.

Safely send files, documents and images including pathway plans and meeting minutes.

ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials certified.

Promote local events and services

Help reduce social isolation by publishing and promoting events and activities, including those taking place online.

Includes a searchable directory of local services and support organisations, helping provide that 'front door' for young people.

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Discounts, Offers and Deals

Ensure care leavers are aware and can access their entitlements including discounts and deals from local businesses.

Includes regional offers from the Department for Education's Care Leaver Covenant.

And more.....

Regional feed of apprenticeship vacancies from the National Apprencticeship Service on Gov.uk updated nightly.

Mini address book for storing contact details of important people.

'Favourites' list for bookmarking events, services and useful information.

Administration system for making content updates 24/7.

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“Most young people use apps daily and the Care Leavers App provides the opportunity to start a conversation about how best we can support and guide young people as they transition to adulthood.”

Team Manager, Leaving Care

Nottinghamshire County Council

Latest news

Case Study: Nottinghamshire Next Steps App

17th November 2021

Young people and the team at Nottinghamshire have their say on how the Next Steps App has made their Local Offer more accessible than ever.

Read more

Age Appropriate Design Code from the ICO

8th September 2021

The implementation period for new standards around use of children's personal data is now over.

Read more

New Blackpool Families Rock app launched for Blackpool Council

11th August 2021

A new app for children in care, young people and families in Blackpool.

Read more

Interested?

To arrange a demo or find out more, get in touch with our friendly team.

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