26-week target ‘could limit help for substance misusing parents'

Derren Hayes
Thursday, May 1, 2014

The effectiveness of a specialist court to tackle parental substance misuse could be undermined as a result of the introduction of the 26-week care proceedings target, academics have warned.

The Family Drug and Alcohol Court has sat at the Inner London Family Court since 2008.
The Family Drug and Alcohol Court has sat at the Inner London Family Court since 2008.

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