Almost 100,000 children could be in care by 2025, councils warn

Nina Jacobs
Monday, November 22, 2021

Council leaders have warned that nearly 100,000 children could be in care by 2025, prompting urgent calls to support an “unrelenting” focus on keeping families together.

More children risk being taken into care due to cuts to early help services, councils have warned. Picture: Adobe Stock
More children risk being taken into care due to cuts to early help services, councils have warned. Picture: Adobe Stock

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