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

Care Leavers App: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

27 October 2022

Our team check in with Cllr Mark Hunter and Stewart Tod from GMCA to talk about their new Care Leavers App the GMCA Care Leaver Guarantee.

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Care Leaver App: Project Check In - Nottinghamshire County Council

26 October 2022

We caught up with young people and the leaving care team at Nottinghamshire County Council who are using the Care Leavers App to help and support young people leaving care.

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Care Leaver App: Project Check In - Hull City Council

25 October 2022

For National Care Leavers Week 2022 our team have caught up with young people and councils who are using the Care Leavers App. Today - Hull City Council.

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