Government must do more to protect children in care from unnecessary criminalisation, a year-long probe has concluded.
Kent is calling for a compulsory scheme to disperse refugee children, but some warn such plans will fail.
Jess Brown meets Jolanta Lasota, chief executive of Ambitious about Autism.
An inquiry by MPs has found mental health services for children in care are inadequate. Experts give their views on how to improve access to services, assessment of needs and quality of provision for this vulnerable group.
All children’s services teams face the challenge of keeping staff turnover low against a landscape of tight budgets, so it is essential employers master the skills to retain, motivate and reward employees.
Having outsourced day-to-day management of its children’s services to an NHS trust, Trafford Council plans to become the first area to fully integrate social care and community health services for children and adults.
Barely a day has gone by in September when Rotherham has not featured prominently...
Early intervention programmes can help children with autism spectrum disorder...