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Legal Update: Poverty as immigration control

Kamena Dorling, policy and programmes manager at Coram Children's Legal Centre, examines the situation of vulnerable families with "no recourse to public funds", due to their immigration status.

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Prioritising permanence: Kevin Williams, chief executive, The Fostering Network

Derren Hayes meets Kevin Williams, chief executive of The Fostering Network.

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Careers advice plans under fire

Jobcentre Plus advisers do not have the skills to help school children enter or take up vocational training, say experts.

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Councils and charities absorb the impact of Whitehall spending cuts

Recent cuts to government department budgets look set to be the start of a new round of austerity in public sector spending. Three experts outline the impact these cuts will have and offer ideas on how the effect can be minimised.

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Injunctions tackle gang culture

The government has issued updated guidance on gang injunctions that could see them used more widely.

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