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A fostering leadership board is needed to tackle issues in the sector

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Children, Workforce

‘We’re starved of resources and then people come in from on high telling us to try harder’

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Children

Local authorities do not need to consider all available placements for children, judge rules

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Children, Workforce, Stand Up For Social Work

Seven top tips on doing effective pet assessments in fostering and adoption

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Children

Record care applications for November, figures reveal

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Children

Writing competition for care leavers and children in care launched

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Children

Being in care is ‘protective’ of children’s education, study finds

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Children

New guidance to help social workers assess attachment for children in care

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Children

Adults working with children in care want more specialist training, survey finds

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Children

Section 20 arrangements shake-up expected for social workers following Munby guidance

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Children

The fall in placement orders is not a problem, but government rhetoric on adoption is

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Children

Record care applications in October, Cafcass figures show

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Children

Cumbria ordered to address children’s social care failings

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BASW slams “unnecessary” review of children’s homes

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Children

Special guardianship order assessments to be strengthened

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Children

Rise in number of serious incidents involving children reported to Ofsted

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