Response to consultation on the Continuing Care Amendment Order 2018

Year: 2017
Topic: Corporate parenting, Legislation, Throughcare and aftercare
Author: Lizzie Morton

Response to Scottish Governments consultation the Continuing Care (Scotland) Amendment Order 2018, which will ensure the continued eligibility of the current cohort of young people to continuing care as they increase in age. We fully support the Order, and this transformational policy. However, we also highlight challenges to the full and consistent implementation of continuing care, and explore solutions.