List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. Looked-after children and young people experience warm, nurturing care.

Statement 2. Looked-after children and young people receive care from services and professionals that work collaboratively.

Statement 3. Looked-after children and young people live in stable placements that take account of their needs and preferences.

Statement 4. Looked-after children and young people have ongoing opportunities to explore and make sense of their identity and relationships.

Statement 5. Looked-after children and young people receive specialist and dedicated services within agreed timescales.

Statement 6. Looked-after children and young people who move across local authority or health boundaries continue to receive the services they need.

Statement 7. Looked-after children and young people are supported to fulfil their potential.

Statement 8. Care leavers move to independence at their own pace.

Other quality standards that should also be considered when commissioning and providing a high-quality service are listed in related NICE quality standards.