Early years

Birth to 5 Matters have published non-statutory guidance for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) in England. The guidance covers: child development; positive relationships; learning and development and includes references to safeguarding...

Homeless young people

Centrepoint has published a report looking at young people’s homelessness during the coronavirus pandemic. Figures show that: the total number of calls to the Centrepoint helpline in 2020/21 was 33% higher than the year before – up from 9,770 in...

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...