Smoothing the Path 2024

Helping you better advise and support young people with care experience to access, and benefit from, higher education

An opportunity for those who take an interest in the educational success of care experienced young people (CE), to find out more about the support at universities – for FREE!

During the day, you can expect:

  • To hear from inspirational care experienced young people and graduates about the difference university has made for them.
  • To develop a familiarity with the kinds of outreach activities which universities are engaged in to help care experienced learners access higher education.
  • To have discussions with other practitioners, expanding your knowledge on how to help care experienced learners overcome the barriers they encounter.
  • To find out about mentoring and training courses that you can signpost to the care experienced young people you work with.

This conference is for:

  • School staff
  • Advisers
  • Carers
  • Career Leads
  • Charities and other supporting organisations.

Smoothing the Path: helping care experienced young people to university

Thursday 16th May

10am – 3pm

Goldsmiths, University of London


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For more information and to find out more, download our flyer here >

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Smoothing the Path flyer, helping young people with care experience get to university, hosted at Goldsmiths, University of London on Thursday 16th May 2024.

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