Resources

Carers Trust (2014) ‘Carer’s assessment’, London: Carers Trust.

Carers Trust (2014) ‘The Care Act 2014: Key points for carers and carers’ organisations’, London: Carers Trust.

Carers Trust (2014) ‘Young adult carers guide: Housing’, London: Carers Trust.

Carers UK (2014) ‘Assessments’, factsheet, London: Carers UK.

Carers UK (2014) ‘The Care Act: Implications for practice’, London: Carers UK.

Department for Education (2014) ‘New guide for parents and carers on SEN and disability system’, London: Department for Education.

Department for Education (2014) ‘Young person’s guide to the Children and Families Act, 2014’, London: Department for Education.

Department of Health (2014) ‘Care Act 2014: Statutory guidance for implementation’, London: Department of Health.

HM Government (2014) ‘Care Act 2014’.

HM Government (2014) ‘Children and Families Act 2014’.

London Borough of Newham, ‘Transitions into adulthood’.

Preparing for Adulthood (2014) ‘Factsheet: Personal budgets for post-16 provision and FE colleges’, Bath: Preparing for Adulthood.

Preparing for Adulthood (2014) ‘Factsheet: The Children and Families Act and the Care Act’, Bath: Preparing for Adulthood.

Skills for Care (2014) ‘Transition into adulthood’, Leeds: Skills for Care.

Social Care Institute for Excellence (2014) ‘Care Act 2014: Transition from children’s to adults’ services – key resources’, London: Social Care Institute for Excellence.

Social Care Institute for Excellence (2014) ‘Commissioning independent advocacy’, London: Social Care Institute for Excellence.Stoke on Trent, ‘Transition arrangements – improvement delivery plan’.

Think Local Act Personal (2014) ‘Information, advice & brokerage: Shaping the future, gearing up & seeing the benefits’ (This is a guide to help councils to improve their information about support services available in their local communities – a requirement under the Care Act 2014.)

Together for Short Lives (2013) ‘Making a difference for young adult patients: Research briefing’, Bristol: Together for Short Lives.

YoungMinds (2014) ‘Transitions’, London: YoungMinds.

Useful websites

Department of Health

Carers UK

Preparing for Adulthood

SCIE's work on Looked After Children

Care Act 2014: Transition from childhood to adulthood

Transition Taskforce hub

Young Minds: Transitions