Rochdale Council loses High Court challenge over special guardian payments


Rochdale Council has been criticised by the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman over its treatment of special guardians and must now look into backdating increases in their allowance as far back as 2013.

Grandparents who care for their grandchildren will have payments backdated. Picture: Adobe Stock
Grandparents who care for their grandchildren will have payments backdated. Picture: Adobe Stock

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