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The new service models shaking up children’s social work

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Children

Ofsted ratings do reflect local authority deprivation and spending

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Adults, Children

Most autism practice not supported by good evidence, finds study

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Children

Local authority criticised over failure to support foster carer

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Children, Workforce

Social workers to be involved in governance of new trust

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Children, Workforce

Social workers ‘not always acting’ on supervision at council, finds Ofsted

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Children

Foster carer fee cuts plan faces extra scrutiny

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Children

Professionals were ‘misled with ease’ on risks to girl, finds serious case review

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Children

Shock drop in care applications

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Children

Foster carers face ‘drastic’ fee cuts under council plans

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Children

Children wrongly kept in care after ‘inexcusable’ failings in abuse investigation

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Children

Controversial exemption powers reinstated to social work bill

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Children

Scrap this unacceptable experiment with society’s most vulnerable

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Children

Council halves child protection plans after radical service change

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DfE to tackle risk of accreditation bias against older and minority staff

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Children

Why services need to understand the financial impact of care proceedings on parents

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