United Kingdom

National Leaving Care Benchmarking Forum

"This national forum is a network of over 100 local authorities promoting the development of quality leaving care services with member authorities and partner organisations through a process of benchmarking and shared learning on a national scale, to enrich outcomes for our nations care leavers." Read more


"We are Udayan Care and we transform young lives by protecting and nurturing vulnerable children and youth igniting the spark in young women to pursue higher education creating livelihoods through digital education and skilling advocating the rights of children and youth." Read more


EPIC - empowering people in care...

..."is a national voluntary organisation working with and for children and young adults who are currently in care or who have experience of being in care. This includes those in residential care, foster care, relative care, hostel, high support and special care units or facilities. EPIC also work with children and young adults preparing to leave care and those in aftercare." Read more

Southeast Europe

"FSCI aims to transform the lives of vulnerable and marginalised young people by providing them with places in their specialised small group homes – which they call Houses of Opportunity. The House of Opportunity Programme empowers these young people to break out of poverty and lead successful independent lives – preventing them from being trafficked, or drawn into a life of crime and homelessness, at risk of abandoning their own children in the future." Read more

"The House of Opportunity Programme is a network of family-type houses for young people leaving institutions for children deprived of parental care. The programme has been devloping since 2007 and is based on advanced practices from Western Europe adapted to the environment and needs of the young people in Bulgaria." Read more

INTRAC - International Research Network on Transitions to Adulthood from Care

"The purpose of INTRAC is to promote national and international research on the transition from care to adulthood (care-leaving)." Read more


ANCR - Africa Network of Care-Leaving Researchers

"Our purpose is to understand the care-leaving process and to contribute towards child and youth care policy and practice to improve the kinds of supports provided to care-leavers (in terms of practice, programmes, policy and legislation)." Read more