The overall pace and scale of improvements at a council where children's services were rated as inadequate last year is "far too slow", inspectors have warned.
The government has pledged to undertake a national "stocktake" of foster care amid concerns about a shortage of carers, in order to improve policy across the board and meet the diverse needs of children.
Mentor support can help looked-after children move successfully to university, project evaluation finds.
Plans to extend the charging of overseas visitors and migrants for NHS healthcare have implications for the welfare of migrant children, says Gargie Ahmad, intern at Coram Children's Legal Centre.
The way local authority children's services are inspected is set to undergo major change from January 2018, with Ofsted planning to move to a more proportionate system that focuses on councils that are already struggling.
EIF gives advice on how to commission evidence-based parenting interventions in early years services.
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