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If you are a child in care or a care leaver we want you to enjoy college, feel well supported, achieve in your studies and reach you full potential.

For all children in care and care leavers we will:

  • Provide you with the opportunity to tell us about your current circumstances during the application process and throughout your course
  • Offer you personalised support throughout the application process and your course to meet your individual needs
  • Offer you information, and advice about starting college, your first day and support available to you e.g. financial support, pastoral support or learning support
  • Work closely with your carers, social worker and/or personal advisor to ensure that you are well supported during your time at CWA
  • Offer you a named student mentor to support you with throughout your course and help with any worries, concerns or challenges you may face
  • Create an open and inclusive environment where you feel well supported and respected

For more information about support for children in care and care leavers at CWA contact our student mentors at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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01553 761 144

Student Services
01553 815 271


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