In Depth


On the case with the Cafcass intake team

The creation of an "intake team" by the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service has improved the speed and accuracy of information sent to courts. Charlotte Goddard spent a day with them.


Taking a stand: candidates set out their stall for election

Adam Offord finds out from five prospective MPs from the children and youth sectors why they are standing for parliament, their campaign priorities, and what issues they think are important for children and families.


Uniform growth strategy: Lindsay Levkoff Lynn, Youth United Foundation chief executive

Derren Hayes meets Lindsay Levkoff Lynn, chief executive of Youth United Foundation.


Professionals gather to protect children at risk of sexual abuse

CYP Now's Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation conference brought together some of the leading experts in the field to share best practice in preventing and protecting children and young people from sexual abuse.


Legal Update: Legal aid cuts limit access to justice

Calls are continuing for an urgent review of advice and legal support for children, young people and families, explains Anita Hurrell, legal and policy officer at Coram Children's Legal Centre.