Supporting young people in care and leaving care

Placing looked after children within London Borough of Sutton boundaries

Other authorities sometimes place their looked after children in foster homes or children's homes within the London Borough of Sutton. Whenever another Local Authority does this they must inform us.

We are keen to support looked after children from other authorities where we can and all notifications of looked after children placed in Sutton must be sent to:

Useful contacts

Details for social workers and authorities placing children in Sutton

School Admissions - comprehensive information on all our schools, admissions and applications:
Virtual Headteacher for LAC - to support education of looked after children
Special Educational Needs - to provide for pupils who have special educational needs or disabilities.
Family Information Service - comprehensive information on services and support for young people and their carers. Details of early years providers.