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Fathers’ involvement in care proceedings

Researchers at the University of East Anglia and Lancaster University have published findings from research looking at fathers’ involvement in care proceedings in England. Findings from analysis of anonymised family court records for more than...

Children in social care

The Department for Education (DfE) has published figures on outcomes for children in need including children looked after by local authorities in England. The findings, which cover the year ending 31 March 2020, include: 48.3% of children in need...