Persistent problems with management oversight at Haringey Council have been cited as contributing to children's services being rated 'requires improvement' by Ofsted.
Experts outline five key messages for legal and social work professionals to emerge from latest research on sibling relationships in the care system.
Three projects aimed at preventing children coming into care and helping those already in the system to leave are to be expanded to 20 councils. Experts call for greater emphasis on supporting families to stay together.
Neil Puffett talks to Sir James Munby, chair, Nuffield Family Justice Observatory.
The Lifelong Links model being tested in England and Scotland aims to establish and rebuild key relationships for looked-after children. Jo Stephenson spoke to authorities trialling the approach.
Kamena Dorling, head of policy and public affairs at Coram, examines the lessons from a recent ombudsman investigation into the accommodation of a vulnerable homeless 17-year-old boy.
Barely a day has gone by in September when Rotherham has not featured prominently...
How the Independent Child Trafficking Advocates (ICTAs) service was implemented...