Change is needed

There are cultural, perceptual and bureaucratic barriers that disable social services practitioners to continue to have nurturing relationships with young people who are leaving care.

The loss of these relationships means some young people don’t have positive support systems to turn to.

We need to change this. This website shares the following…

Evidence and personal stories
An overview of how people are responding to cultural, perceptual and other barriers that hinder continued relationships
Ideas that aim to enable young people leaving care to continue to experience nurturing relationships
Information about the relationships matter tool