Local authorities need to be given more flexibility over delivering child health checks, says LGA chief.
Children's advocates claim agreement could see Cafcass and social workers "collude" in care cases.
Review finds councils unable to keep up with rising demand, with resources focused on crisis interventions at the expense of early help. No Good Options calls for action to tackle postcode lottery of services and children's outcomes.
Government proposals to revise the formula used to decide school funding is meant to move money to more deprived areas, but critics say changes place too much emphasis on pupils with additional needs.
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