Improve support for children affected by traumatic bereavement, urge experts

Children’s professionals must have a better understanding of the impact of traumatic bereavement on young people amid the Covid-19 pandemic, experts have said. Read the full article on this link...

Domestic Abuse Bill: Key Measures for children and sector reaction

The Domestic Abuse Bill is set to become law, recognising children as victims of domestic abuse for the first time. The Bill, which will apply in England and Wales, today (29 April) received Royal Assent...

Birmingham launches taskforce as babies die at twice national rate

A taskforce is being set up to tackle baby deaths in Birmingham, after a report revealed infant mortality rates in the city are nearly twice the national average, with families from Pakistani backgrounds...

Category - Safeguarding

Ofsted to launch sexual abuse review

Ofsted will launch an immediate review of safeguarding policies in state and independent schools over responses to allegations of sexual abuse.
Read the full article on this link to Children & Young People Now