Children in Focus

This week (23 April), former children’s minister Sarah Teather MP, with support from a number of cross-party MPs, called for the law on asylum support to be changed.  This important issue, which affects thousands of children across the UK, too often goes under the radar. Earlier this year, The Children’s...

A group of cross-party MPs and peers has been hearing first-hand evidence from experts and families at a parliamentary inquiry into asylum support for children and young people.   Led by Sarah Teather MP, the inquiry is examining whether the support provided by the Home Office to families seeking sanctuary...