Where to look for Support and Information

All young people attending an educational setting are entitled to receive careers advice from the education setting.  Check your school setting website for the name of the Careers Advisor.

For Children and Young people

SIASS provides free impartial, confidential and accurate information, advice and support about education, health and social care for children, young people and their parents / carers to help you make informed decisions. Visit the SIASS website for details (external link). 

For Parents

Parent/carers can also find out about independent information and support through our local parent/carers forum called the Sutton Parent/Carer Forum. Visit the Sutton Parent/Carer website (external link).

For Care Leavers

The Local Offer for Care Leavers gives  information about the support that is available to young people who have been in the care of the London Borough of Sutton and are now aged 16-25. Visit the Local Offer for Care Leavers (external link). 

Careers Advice

All young people attending an educational setting are entitled to receive careers advice from the education setting. Check out your school setting website for the name of the Careers Advisor. 

Nationally

On a national level, Contact support families with the best possible guidance and information and brings families together in local groups and online, to support each other by sharing experiences and advice. Visit Contact website to find out more (external link). 

Funded by the Department for Education, the Preparing for Adulthood programme brings together a wide range of expertise to assist young people and families in the transition to adulthood.  Visit the Preparing for Adulthood programme (external link). 

 

 

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