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Care proceedings in asylum cases often not justifiable, says judge

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Social work in the Calais Jungle: ‘Others disapproved, and tried to sabotage our work’

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What’s needed for local authorities to better support Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children

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Government funds cover half the cost of asylum-seeking children’s care

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Top tips on supporting families with no recourse to public funds

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Social workers warned section 20 ‘absolutely wrong’ for unaccompanied asylum seeking children

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Child living in the Jungle migrant camp, Calais. Photo: Antonio Masiello/NurPhoto/REX Shutterstock

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David Cameron drops opposition to taking in unaccompanied child refugees from Europe

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Social work in a refugee camp: ‘All we can do is bear witness to people’s trauma’

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Council to pay looked-after child £5,000 compensation for immigration advice failures

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Government agrees to take in more unaccompanied asylum-seeking children

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Child living in the Jungle migrant camp, Calais. Photo: Antonio Masiello/NurPhoto/REX Shutterstock

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Huge rise in child asylum seekers leaves many councils struggling to cope

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Expecting only social workers to do age assessments is setting them up to fail

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Children in the 'Jungle' refugee camp in Calais. Photo: Artur Widak/NurPhoto/REX Shutterstock

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Government urged to consider local authority capacity when dispersing child refugees

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Refugees and migrants at the camp in Calais, known as 'The Jungle' Picture: Natasha Quarmby/Rex

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How social workers should approach asylum age assessments

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Councils compelled to take in asylum-seeking children if Immigration Bill passes

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Brunswick said families were resorting to sleeping in parks and churches. Photo: Sipa Press/REX Shutterstock

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Local authorities not held to account as legal support for migrant families pulled

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