How are young people in care supported to remain in their home once they turn 18?


An international review of post-18 care provision for young people leaving state care and will specifically focus on the When I’m Ready scheme in Wales and comparable provisions within and outside of the UK. 

The review will also examine the implementation of such provisions and what is known about the delivery and effectiveness of such services to date.

Activities and Methods

Policy review and comparison. Literature review, and stakeholder consultation. 



Lead Person

Principal InvestigatorLorna Stabler

Academic Staff

Research AssociateLouise Roberts
ReaderAlyson Rees
Related SchoolsSchool of Social Sciences
Related partnersVoices from Care Cymru
FundersVoices from Care Cymru
Related DocumentsWhen Im Ready policy review
When Im Ready policy review summary and reco