Review finds poor contact with birth families can cause identity problems, with report author calling for a culture change among practitioners. However, social work leaders say legislation should be revised to make contact easier.
Research suggests economic and geographical factors play a major part in how much councils spend on children's services. Council leaders hope the findings can be used to convince ministers of the need for additional funding.
Graduate of first youth leadership programme explains how taking part boosted her practice and skills.
Characteristics of mental health assessments for children in care are analysed as pilots set for launch.
Childcare's reliance on staff from the EU means Brexit could exacerbate early years workforce crisis.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield and the University of Huddersfield...