Pathways to Level 4 and Beyond · Resources
Thank you for taking part in the Pathways to Level 4 and Beyond CPD, we hope you enjoyed the sessions. Please find some useful information and resources below.
NEW – The Apprenticeship Hub
Local universities may have widening participation activity that schools and colleges can get involved in. They may also be able to provide information on contextual admissions and the support available at their university. Click the headings below to email specific departments.
Additional support for SPECIFIC STUDENT GROUPS
PROPEL lets you search through universities support
Local authorities are required to provide a Leaving Care Grant
Local authorities often provide a Higher Education Bursary
THE NATIONAL NETWORK FOR THE EDUCATION OF CARE LEAVERS (NNECL) provides information on events and further resources
STUDENT FINANCE ENGLAND supports estranged students by allowing them to apply for independent status
The STAND ALONE PLEDGE has been signed by 85 universities who are now committed to offering significant support to estranged students
The DISABLED STUDENTS’ COMMISSION is an independent and strategic group that takes responsibility for advising, informing and influencing higher education providers to improve support for disabled students.
ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEES
The UNIVERSITY OF SANCTUARY scheme is the HE arm of the City of Sanctuary scheme
STUDENT ACTION FOR REFUGEES (STAR) is a network of student groups working to improve the life of refugees in the UK
STAR have collated a list of all equal access support available for refugees and asylum seekers
The CARERS TRUST offers advice and guidance for carers and can help signpost to other support
HOPE SUPPORT SERVICES supports young people who help care for a loved one with a life-limiting illness
CARERS PASSPORT schemes can help carers access support that is local to them. Whether at work, in the community or in education.