This briefing summarises the findings of our report with UNICEF UK assessing the costs and financial benefits of establishing a legal guardianship service to protect and support unaccompanied and separated migrant children. Our analysis demonstrates that the economic case for a guardianship service becomes even stronger when we factor in financial benefits once separated children reach adulthood.
Month of Publication: 
July
Year of Publication: 
2 014
Number of pages: 
10
Author: 
The Children's Society, Unicef
Category: 
Research