Zahawi: More funding for councils won't halt care number increases

Joe Lepper
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Providing more money to councils will not help to reduce record numbers of children being taken into care, children's minister Nadhim Zahawi has said.

 Children's minister Nadhim Zahawi said the government wants to spread best practice in order to reduce numbers of children being taken into care, rather than "throwing money" at the situation. Picture: UK Parliament
Children's minister Nadhim Zahawi said the government wants to spread best practice in order to reduce numbers of children being taken into care, rather than "throwing money" at the situation. Picture: UK Parliament

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