6 – Fostering success: Birmingham’s Step Down project
- 3 November 2018
- Posted by: Helen Nicol
- Category: Resources
This case study was presented at the 2018 PSTA State of Transformation conference. You can read more about the conference (and download a copy of the full report) elsewhere on this website.
- Costly residential care less effective than family setting for foster children
- Four stage Step Down programme saves 10,000 ‘bed nights’ – and £2.9 million
- Taking time to match young people with foster carers reaps benefits