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Funding for personal adviser support for care leavers to age 25

A section 31 grant determination letter showing the amount of new burdens funding allocated to each local authority for 2018 to 2019.



A section 31 grant determination letter from the Department for Education to all local authorities in England. The letter notifies authorities of their new burdens funding allocations for 2018 to 2019 to provide personal adviser support to all care leavers up to age 25, if they request it.

The Children and Social Work Act 2017 introduced a new duty on local authorities to extend personal adviser support.

The ‘Extending personal adviser support to age 25: new burdens assessment’ contains further information for local authorities about the total amount of funding for the new duty.

Published 21 March 2018