Catch22 National Leaving Care Benchmarking Forum

The NLCBF is a membership organisation which brings together over 80 local authority leaving care services for professional and practice development. It supports local authorities to help care leavers achieve positive outcomes when making the transition from care to adulthood.

Membership benefits

  • One place at 3 residential managers' benchmarking forums per year

    After attendance I felt enthused and equipped with concrete information to help provide services to our young people. - Member

  • Three places at Young People's Benchmarking Forum events

    I really enjoy coming to the YPBMF as we create change and enforce change for other care leavers. - Member

  • One place at 3 leaving care training events per year

    Excellent event! Good balance of presentation and networking. - Member

  • Exclusive website for members (up to 10 users per local authority)

    which includes discussion forums and hundreds of leaving care resources.

  • Networking opportunities

    with access to contact details of leaving care managers across the country

  • National policy links

    with DfE, DWP, Ofsted and other relevant agencies

Want to join?

A local authority full year membership with all the listed benefits and more is just £2995 + VAT

Email: nlcbf@catch-22.org.uk if you are interested in becoming a member or for more information.