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ADCS president speaks out in favour of 'exemption clause'

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  • Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Government plans to allow councils to apply for exemptions from children's social care legislation will help councils to better support young people, the president of the Association of Directors of Children's Services has said.

Eileen Munro 'deserts' controversial exemption clause

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  • Friday, February 10, 2017
A social work academic cited as one of the inspirations for controversial government plans to allow councils to apply for exemptions from children's social care legislation has spoken out against the proposals, describing them as potentially dangerous.

Fewer families forcibly removed from UK

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  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017
The number of families being forcibly removed from the UK is on the decline, with more choosing to return voluntarily since a family returns system was introduced inĀ 2011.

Birmingham children's trust to launch April 2018

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  • Monday, January 16, 2017
A new independent trust to run children's services in Birmingham will officially launch in April 2018, with the organisation taking the form of a company owned by the council, rather than an employee-owned mutual, it has emerged.

Youth custody 'unsafe' for half of boys

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  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Almost half of all boys held in young offender institutions (YOIs) feel "unsafe" in custody, the highest level recorded since the Prisons Inspectorate began recording views in 2001, a study has found.

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