Why it’s a good idea to let your college or uni know you’re disabled
Disabled. It’s a loaded word not all disabled people want to identify with. But if you want to get off to a good start at college or uni – try to make peace with that word and tick the disability box on your application form.
Leaving school, leaving care
If you’re care-experienced, your school must start to help you plan what you might do after you leave school at least a year before. They should get in touch with people who could support you after you leave – like college staff and social workers.
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My world of work
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Disabled and leaving school?
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Information your school might pass on when you leave
Making sure the right people know what support you need after you leave school is important. But so is respecting your privacy.