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How charities can demonstrate social value to commissioners

The way public services are commissioned is undergoing considerable change, but charities pitched into competition for funding with private companies have a possible advantage - as long as they can demonstrate the additional social values they provide above and...

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Councils turn to foreign workers

As recruitment of overseas social workers rises, what must be considered when employing foreign nationals?

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Legal Update: Ending age-disputed detention

Kamena Dorling, policy and programmes manager at Coram Children's Legal Centre's Migrant Children's Project, examines the findings of a recent inquiry on immigration detention.

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CSE action plan: the key elements

After recent child sexual abuse revelations, the government has developed a national response strategy.

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London struggles to deliver free childcare

Economic and workforce factors are making it harder for councils to deliver sufficient childcare places for all eligible two-year-olds.

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