Care Leavers

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    Service for care leavers making significant progress in ‘inadequate’-rated council – Ofsted

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    Children

    Support until 21 for children leaving residential care to be tested

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    Children

    ‘My last two managers were my own social workers’

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    Children

    For young people in care, learning to look after themselves is as important as a home

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    Ofsted: Council’s progress at risk from reliance on agency social workers

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    Children, Workforce

    After care support is not good enough but residential care to 21 isn’t the answer

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    Children, Workforce

    Care leaver: ‘I began to see a point in life’

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    Children, Workforce

    Ofsted praise for Gateshead social workers’ good relations with children

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    Children, Workforce

    Motivational interviewing: “Now I listen more before jumping in with a possible solution”

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    Children

    Foster carers and children ‘prevented’ from keeping in contact after separation

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    Children

    By spending too much on shoes and phones, are we setting up children in care to fail?

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    Children

    Social workers should go past general duties and be creative to promote wellbeing

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    Children

    Residential care should ‘feature strongly’ in social work training, directors say

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    Children

    Writing competition for care leavers and children in care launched

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    Children

    Cumbria ordered to address children’s social care failings

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    Children

    Financial impact of Staying Put should be reviewed, MPs say

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