The Child Care Amendment Act 2015 places a legislative basis on a number of aftercare provisions within TUSLA.
These provisions are outlined in TUSLA’s National Aftercare Policy for Alternative Care. This policy and all it’s supporting documents can be found on the Tusla website.
This policy outlines:
- Eligibility for an Assessment of Need Preparation of Aftercare Plans & Reviews Referral Criteria
- Financial Supports
- Information on national Aftercare Steering Committees & Drop-in Service clinics.
If you would like any further information on aftercare planning and supports, please do not hesitate to contact EPIC, our Advocates are here to help.