Transition in Scotland Progress – Recommendation 4

Extending “Opportunities for All’ programme

The Scottish Government should consider introducing flexibility to relax the age restrictions, extending the eligibility for criteria within ‘Opportunities for All’ for Early Service Leavers.

2019 SVC evaluation of status:

Implemented, but work should continue

2019 update provided by the Scottish Government:

The age eligibility relating to ‘Opportunities for All’ has been extended up to the age of 29.

2020 SVC evaluation of status:

Fully implemented

2020 update provided by the Scottish Government:

Work has continued throughout 2020 and recommendation has now been assessed as fully met.

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