Significant increase in children living with vulnerabilities, DfE figures reveal

There has been an 82% increase in council funded alternative provision (AP) placements for children not in mainstream school and a 15.4% rise in free school meal (FSM) eligibility since 2018/19, government...

Social rent homes in England fall by more than quarter of a million in decade

More than a quarter of a million social rent homes in England have been lost in the last decade, according to analysis of government statistics. Between April 2013 and April 2023, the number of social housing...

Vulnerable children locked up and ‘gravely damaged by the state’, former top family judge warns

Sir James Munby says measure reflects government’s ‘shocking moral failure’ to help those in England and Wales with complex needs.
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Adoption UK has published a report on adoption across the UK. The annual report looks at support services and the impact of policy and practice on adoptees and families. It looks at how well-prepared new adopters are in...