Looked After Children and Care Leavers APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To promote the voice of care-experienced children and young people, in order to promote first-class government policy for children in care and care leavers.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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7 Current APPG Officers
Steve McCabe Portrait
Steve McCabe
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Birmingham, Selly Oak
Joined: 24th November 2016
Baroness Young of Hornsey Portrait
Baroness Young of Hornsey
Co-Vice-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Lucy Allan Portrait
Lucy Allan
Officer
Conservative - Telford
Joined: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Choice at the End of Life , New Towns
Lord Watson of Invergowrie Portrait
Lord Watson of Invergowrie
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
2 APPG Memberships
British Council , Oracy
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Steve McCabe MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3509.

Email: mccabes@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Sam Turner, Become, 15-18 White Lion Street, London N1 9PG. Tel: 020 7251 3117

Email: appg@becomecharity.org.uk

Secretariat:

Become acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.becomecharity.org.uk/

Group's Website:

https://www.becomecharity.org.uk/improving-the-care-system/appg/

Date
28 Jan 2021
Source
Become
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2021 To : 27/01/2022
Value
£9,001
Date
28 Jan 2020
Source
Become
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2020 To : 27/01/2021
Value
£9,001
Date
6 Sep 2018
Source
Become
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2018 To : 05/09/2019
Value
£9,001
Date
6 Sep 2017
Source
Become
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2017 To : 05/09/2018
Value
£13,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
The Who Cares? Trust
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£16,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Become
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£16,501
Date
14 Jul 2015
Source
The Who Cares? Trust
Description
Secretariat   From : 14/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£15,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
The Who Cares? Trust
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£6,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Looked After Children and Care Leavers APPG

Former APPG Officers
Baroness Young of Old Scone Portrait
Baroness Young of Old Scone
Co-Vice-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
Earl of Listowel Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Co-Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Alex Burghart Portrait
Alex Burghart
Officer
Conservative - Brentwood and Ongar
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Assistive Technology , Boxing
None Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Co-Vice Chair
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Louise Haigh Portrait
Louise Haigh
Secretary
Labour - Sheffield, Heeley
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
2 APPG Memberships
Antisemitism , Football