Freedom of information response

Care leavers form

Publication date: 
Tuesday 22 October 2019
Request: 

Has your local authority published (before 25 September 2019) a Care Leaver Offer as described by Section 2 of the Children and Social Work Act 2017?  (The Care Leaver Offer should outline the services for care leavers available within the local authority area.)

If the answer is yes:

  • Can you please email me with a copy of/web link to that Care Leaver Offer?
  • Can you please email me a copy of any plan you have developed to communicate that Care Leaver Offer to care leavers in your area?
Response: 

1. Yes please see following link to the Care Leaver Offer: www.thurrock.gov.uk/young-people-leaving-care/when-you-leave-care.

2. Consultation was held with care leavers in developing the offer. The offer has been communicated to young people through their Personal Advisors and the link shared via email.

You are free to use any information supplied to you for your own use, including non-commercial research purposes.  However, any other type of re-use, for example, by publishing the information or issuing copies to the public will require the permission of the copyright owner.

Where the copyright is owned by Thurrock Council, you must apply to the Council to re-use the information.  Please email information.matters@thurrock.gov.uk if you wish to re-use the information you have been supplied. For information where the copyright is owned by another person or organisation, you must apply to the copyright owner to obtain their permission.

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which the council have managed your FOI request you can pursue an Internal Review by contacting us using the above email address. Your request will be considered by the Strategic Lead for Information Management who will update you with the outcome of the review. 

If you remain unhappy following the outcome of your Internal Review you may wish to refer your case to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), details of this organisation can be found at www.ico.org.uk . Please be advised that the ICO will not consider your case until they have confirmation that you have already been through the Internal Review stage with the council.

Request reference:
FOI 9460