Sibling sexual abuse

The Centre of expertise on child sexual abuse (CSA Centre) has published an overview of the current research and practice knowledge around sibling sexual abuse. The report covers: sexual behaviour between...

Most care experienced people say they should have representation on leadership of care review

Survey of care experienced people, carried out before Josh MacAlister’s appointment to lead review, also finds concerns that review will be tokenistic, secretive and driven by saving money. Read the full...

Black boys subject to harsher sentences, new Youth Justice Board finds.

Black boys and young men are frequently subject to harsher sentences and less likely than white children to receive out of court disposals, new research from the Youth Justice Board (YJB) finds. The new Ethnic...

Most care experienced people say they should have representation on leadership of care review

Care experienced people want representation on the leadership of the review of children’s social care in England, a survey of them has found. The survey, carried out before Frontline chief executive Josh...

Helping traumatised children to achieve psychological wellbeing

Children coming into residential care have usually experienced trauma and rejection. Whether they have been removed from biological parents or from adoptive or foster placements which have broken down, many...