Police and Crime Commissioner candidates urged to end criminalisation of care experienced children

Campaigners are calling on candidates running for police and crime commissioner roles in England and Wales to help reduce the criminalisation of children in care and care leavers. The National Youth Advocacy...

Backlash over ‘crass’ rejection of care leavers from care review’s expert group

Care experienced people, sector leaders and MPs have expressed “hurt” and “disappointment” after more than 900 people were rejected from the Care Review’s Experts by Experience (EbE) group. Last month, chair...

Vulnerable young EU nationals ‘not supported to apply for settled status’.

More than half of vulnerable children from the European Union in the English care system have not been supported to apply for settled status, new research shows. Looked-after children and care leavers are...

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