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UASCs, Care Leavers and the Impact of the Immigration Act 2016
Tue 1 November 2016, 09:15 – 13:15 GMT
With the introduction of the Immigration Act 2016, it is more vital than ever that every local authority is aware of their duties to Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children who become care leavers.
Peggy Etiebet and Jenny Oscroft, joint heads of the Cornerstone Health and Social Care Team, are delivering a training session which provide delegates with a comprehensive overview of these issues. Please the training programme below:
09.30: Welcome & Introduction
09:40: Local Authority Support for former UASC
10:40: Impact of the Immigration Act 2016 (1)
11.30: Impact of the Immigration Act 2016 (2)
12.00: Human Rights Assessments - Best Practice
12.45: Q & A
Peggy and Jenny have significant experience in advising LAs on their obligations to care leavers and routinely act in judicial review challenges to care plan provision for care leavers. They are also highly experienced across the full spectrum of health and social care issues facing your local authority.
3 CPD points available.