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Children

Media reporting of the family courts: a social worker’s reflections

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Consistently high standards’ of social work earns Cafcass across-the-board outstanding rating

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Children, Social work leaders

Pre-court social worker-guardian meetings have potential to improve care proceedings, finds study

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Children

Get up to speed with the relaunched Public Law Outline

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Children, Social work leaders

Ethnic disparities in care proceedings: what the data says

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Caseloads are the vital sign of social work health’ – Cafcass chief

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Children, Social work leaders

Courts to stop monitoring regulation of unregistered placements for children deprived of liberty

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Children, Workforce

Cafcass offers staff 4% pay rise for 2023-24

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Children, Social work leaders

Cafcass starts prioritising London private law cases to ‘maintain safe workloads for social workers’

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Children, Social work leaders

Children more likely to be reunified when parents are referred to family drug and alcohol court – research

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Children, Social work leaders

‘Positive signs’ on reducing number and length of care proceedings, says family court head

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Adults, Children

‘Substituted parenting’ risk used to justify removing children without evidence base, finds study

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Children, Workforce

Cafcass pay deal subject to 5% government ceiling

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social Work Recap: regulation of care leaver accommodation and legal action over children in hotels

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Senior practitioner loses bid to keep court judgment that he abused ex-partner from Social Work England

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Children, Social work leaders

Multiple and complex needs found in backgrounds of children deprived of liberty

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