In Depth

Your guide to the Children and Social Work Act

What the act means for everyday practice across the children's workforce.

Election 2017: Party Policy Guide

Neil Puffett has trawled the manifestos to provide the definitive guide to what the three main UK-wide parties pledge on key issues for children, young people and families.

Election 2017: a battle to ensure children's policies gain attention

Following Prime Minister Theresa May's election call, children's leaders are drawing up key policies. They say issues like school funding, free childcare and recruiting health visitors must not be drowned out by Brexit.

Tackling offender mental health

A Mac-UK scheme could point the way for supporting young offenders with mental health problems.

Children in care attainment tool

How a resource analysing education progress for looked-after children could "revolutionise" support.