Luxury Kensington complex will have just five affordable homes

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has approved plans for a half-billion pound luxury retirement complex that includes just five affordable homes at a time when 11 families who survived the Grenfell...

First ‘Child House’ for child sexual abuse victims launches

The UK’s first “Child House” for child victims of sexual abuse has been opened as part of efforts to improve support and speed up prosecutions. The Child House concept is based on the...

Safeguarding code of practice: out-of-school settings

The Department for Education is consulting on the development of a draft voluntary safeguarding code of practice for out-of-school settings (OOSS), as well as guidance for parents on key questions they may...

Young people’s alcohol and drug use

Public Health England has released statistics on alcohol and drug treatment in England for young people under 18-years-old in 2017/18. Information on young people’s mental health needs were included for...

Children’s loneliness

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published its inaugural report on children’s loneliness in England and Great Britain. Analysis is drawn from interviews with children and young people, the...