Adoption agencies launch push to find homes for sibling groups

A national campaign has been launched to find people willing to consider adopting groups of brothers and sisters.
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West Midlands taskforce aims to find foster families for children in residential care

The partnership, called the Big Fostering Partnership, has been launched as a pilot in the West Midlands. Talks are taking place with other councils to join the partnership, which plans to form further...

Supervision orders

Nuffield Family Justice Observatory (Nuffield FJO) has published findings from a survey about the use of supervision orders in care proceedings in England and Wales. A supervision order places a duty on the...

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Supervision orders

Nuffield Family Justice Observatory (Nuffield FJO) has published findings from a survey about the use of supervision orders in care proceedings in England and Wales. A supervision order places a duty on the local authority to “advise, assist...

Fathers’ involvement in care proceedings

Researchers at the University of East Anglia and Lancaster University have published findings from research looking at fathers’ involvement in care proceedings in England. Findings from analysis of anonymised family court records for more than...

Children in social care

The Department for Education (DfE) has published figures on outcomes for children in need including children looked after by local authorities in England. The findings, which cover the year ending 31 March 2020, include: 48.3% of children in need...