Fostering stocktake recommends national register

A national register of foster carers should be established so that children can be matched to the right families leading to fewer placement breakdowns, a major review of the system has recommended.

 Sir Martin Narey was appointed to lead the national fostering stocktake in April last year. Picture: DfE

The stocktake, which launched in April 2017and was carried out by longstanding government adviser Sir Martin Narey and children’s social worker Mark Owers, makes a total of 36 recommendations.

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