A total of £4.5m has been set aside for councils to establish initiatives to support children of alcoholics and dependent drinkers, it has been announced.
As national conception rates for girls under 18 fall, three councils' successful approaches are outlined.
It has taken four years to transfer most children with special educational needs and disabilities to a new support system. While parents appear satisfied with the process, campaigners have criticised the quality of some care plans.
Characteristics of mental health assessments for children in care are analysed as pilots set for launch.
Council leaders and professional organisations say mental health green paper should prioritise counselling services based in schools
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