Reducing local levels of poverty and providing good-quality children's services are central to lowering the number of children being taken into care, a study has found.
Care Quality Commission report reveals cases of young people with autism or complex needs being segregated on mental health wards.
Kamena Dorling, head of policy and programmes at Coram Children's Legal Centre, looks at the potentially harmful consequences of children seeking asylum having their ages disputed by immigration officials.
Guidance outlines the importance of carrying out return home interviews with children who run away or go missing from care.
In light of a recent Court of Appeal judgment, Kamena Dorling, head of policy and public affairs at Coram Children's Legal Centre, examines provision for post-adoption contact arrangements.
Rachel Dickinson, 2019/20 ADCS president, says she will stress the plight of children living in poverty.
How do we respond professionally when things go wrong? How do we act and...
With increasing differences between the lives of rich and poor children...