An investigation into the prevalence of autism among children in care has prompted concerns that many are not being diagnosed and are missing out on important support as a result.
Social workers are among the most important people in the lives of vulnerable children, so a number of initiatives are aimed at re-energising a profession dogged by high caseloads and recruitment difficulties.
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.
Academic whose research underpins new government drive to resolve parental conflict explains how policy can help councils develop support programmes that mitigate the damage it causes to children's wellbeing.
Schools are vital in educating about child sexual abuse, but too many do not discuss it, research shows.
Neil Puffett meets Rosie Ferguson, chief executive of charity Gingerbread.
Barely a day has gone by in September when Rotherham has not featured prominently...
Researchers from the Oxford Internet Institute at Oxford University examine...