Youth violence

The Youth Violence Commission has published a report examining the root causes of youth violence in England, Scotland and Wales. The report looks at: the causes of serious violence between young people; the...

Covid-19 is about to expose the myth behind grammar school selection

If the 11-plus is really a test of ability, not tutoring, why are ministers considering delaying it to give children time to prepare? Read the full article on this link to The Guardian Share this:Click to...

Vulnerable children

The Children’s Commissioner for Wales has published a report looking at how children, young people and families who seek support for a range of needs often find that they have to navigate a complex system. The...

‘Surely you’re not still breastfeeding’: a qualitative exploration of women’s experiences of breastfeeding beyond infancy in the UK

Objectives To explore women’s experiences of breastfeeding beyond infancy (>1 year). Understanding these experiences, including the motivators, enablers and barriers faced, may help inform future strategies...

Child welfare inequalities in the four nations of the UK

Comparative international data on patterns of inequality in child welfare interventions, for example, the proportion of children about whom there are substantiated child protection concerns or who are in out...

Youth violence

The Youth Violence Commission has published a report examining the root causes of youth violence in England, Scotland and Wales. The report looks at: the causes of serious violence between young people; the economic and social cost of serious...

Vulnerable children

The Children’s Commissioner for Wales has published a report looking at how children, young people and families who seek support for a range of needs often find that they have to navigate a complex system. The report focusses on children and young...

Child welfare inequalities in the four nations of the UK

Comparative international data on patterns of inequality in child welfare interventions, for example, the proportion of children about whom there are substantiated child protection concerns or who are in out-of-home care, are far less developed than...

National data standard for youth work launches

The first national data standard for youth work in the UK has been launched in a bid to gather data on the sector in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Read the full article on this link to Children & Young People Now Share this:Click to...