In Depth

Special Report: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Amid increasing funding pressures and demand, councils are working to deliver comprehensive health, care and education support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

Health visitors: five key changes

Blueprint for the future of health visiting sets out how practitioners can best support young families.

Implications of RSE reforms

New guidance sets out what should be taught in relationships and sex education, but questions remain.

Advice on using ACE enquiry

Experts say more research is needed on impact of routine enquiry into adverse childhood experiences.

Help for children of alcoholics

Councils should create drop-in centres to support children whose parents misuse alcohol, says expert.

Opinion

Research