Monthly Archives: February 2011

Going To College?

It’s been brought to our attention that young people in care can get about 10% extra points by making sure that they fill out the HEAR section of their CAO application. If they do not apply as part of the CAO they cannot do it later. They then get supporting documentation a letter showing they have a medical card and a letter from their social worker/ aftercare working stating the length of time they have been in care. The supporting documentation can be sent up to April 1st 2010.

The website to get more info on is