In this section you will find all the posts and resources about Looked After Children

Children looked after in England

The Department of Education (DfE) has updated statistics for 2017/18 on the number of children looked after in England. Key statistics include: on 31 March 2018 there were 75,420 looked after children in England, an increase of 4 per cent from...

What Works For Children in care 

The What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care has published two reports concerning research into safely reducing the number of children in care in the UK. A systematic scoping review investigates existing evidence across eight intervention...