Education isn't just about college and going to university. There are many ways in which you can learn, develop skills or learn new ones.

As a care leaver, you should have access to lots of support to help you get into, achieve and progress in education. This section gives an overview of some of the options that are on offer - from developing skills and informal learning to higher education - and the support you can get while you learn.

Further Education

There are a huge range of FE courses that you can do to gain qualifications, improve your skills or just learn more about something that interests you.

Higher Education

HE isn't just about university - it includes higher apprenticeships, foundation degrees, undergraduate degrees and postgraduate degrees. As a care leaver, you can get support to apply and pay for HE courses.

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