Supporting Higher Education in London

Care experienced and estranged students Forum

This forum provides a consultative assembly for those staff from AccessHE member HEIs working to support progression to HE for learners from care backgrounds and/or those estranged from their families. This includes those young people from unaccompanied asylum seeker backgrounds.


Current initiatives

Stakeholder members

We have welcomed attendance and engagement from a range of organisations including Article 26, Become, Drive Forward Foundation, the Mayor of London’s Office, the National Network for the Education of Care Leavers (NNECL), Stand Alone and others including Local Authorities.

Network members

All AccessHE members are invited to participate in this action forum. This forum is chaired by Liz Routhorn, Widening Participation Manager, London Metropolitan University.