Financial support for 16 to 25 year olds

Financial support for education and accommodation are covered in the relevant sections. Your Personal Adviser will be able to offer information and advice and any agreed financial support will be in you Pathway Plan.

16 to 17 year olds

18 to 25 year olds

After your 18th birthday you will stop being financially supported by social care. This may mean claiming benefits to fund the cost of where you are living and to support yourself while you study or look for work. If you are facing a crisis or financial hardship speak to your Personal Adviser. They may able to get discretionary funding for you in exceptional circumstances.

Other financial support for 16 to 25 year olds