A key long-term outcome that could be tracked through regular follow-up surveys of random samples of young people who have left care. Data matching could also be considered to track social assistance use, a proxy indicator of employment.

Data Source

Timeframe for reporting

Examples from other jurisdictions

Post-care survey and data matching

Three years

Youth Discharged from Care and Subsequently Claiming Income Assistance (IA) (British Columbia, 2015b: See Performance Indicator 5.36)