Cambridge Regional College

Lauren Milner

Looked After and Care Leavers Co-Coordinator and Safeguarding

The information on this page was last updated on 24 May 2021.

The details of support available can change, so before you apply it's best to speak to the named contact to check exactly what they offer.

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Support we offer

  • A named contact
  • Outreach sessions or activities
  • Pre-application help
  • Guidance for offer holders
  • A web page for care leavers
  • Careers advice and support after graduation

Accommodation we offer

  • A place to live all year round
  • If not, help finding somewhere to live for the whole year

Funding support we offer

  • Specific funding that's just for care leavers
  • Additional funding available (such as bursaries and grants)
  • Support for students seeking asylum
  • Support for those with discretionary leave to remain
  • Financial advice

If you are aged between 16-18, you are eligible for a 16-19 bursary up to a maximum of £1,200 for the academic year (pro-rata if studying a part-time or short course). This will cover any course-related compulsory costs such as kit/additional activities, and college bus pass if needed. The remainder will be recalculated to a weekly payment based on satisfactory attendance.

Sorry, we don't have information about available courses. Visit their website for more details.