Independent Support Fact Sheet #21: Preparing for Adulthood

This factsheet aims to provide an overview of key requirements specifically in relation to preparing for
adulthood set out in Chapter 8 of the Code of Practice and in particular:

  • Preparing for adulthood reviews
  • Support for young people aged 16-17 years and decision making
  • Planning transition into post 16 education and training and advice on careers and courses
  • Young people aged 19-25 and transition to adult services