Black boys wait too long to be adopted. Is the system institutionally racist?

BAME children are over-represented in care, and seemingly have their futures written off based on their skin colour.
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When hard work and sensitivity are not enough in working with vulnerable children

A residential child care worker describes the difficulties encountered when a 15-year-old refugee was placed in the home and questions what more he could have done to make it work. Read the full article on...

Children in care

Coram Voice has launched a new animation aimed at encouraging young children in care in England to access advocacy to help them express their views when decisions are made about their lives. Read the news...

Category - Looked After Children

Children in care

Coram Voice has launched a new animation aimed at encouraging young children in care in England to access advocacy to help them express their views when decisions are made about their lives. Read the news story: Coram Voice launches new animation...

Social work practice

  What Works for Children’s Social Care has published interim reports on pilots in three local authorities in England investigating whether devolved budgets, which give social workers decision-making control of discretionary budgets to work...