In The News: Case reviews, parental misuse of drugs, child rights, online concerns
Published: 20.03.13A round up of the latest features and articles of interest to adoptive families.
Adoption Cases Reviewed: An Indicative Study of Process and Practice
The Department for Education has published results of a small qualitative study that evaluated the strengths of the current adoption process. Department for Education March 2013
All babies count: spotlight on drugs and alcohol
The NSPCC has published a paper highlighting the issue of parental misuse of drugs and alcohol on babies. NSPCC Feb 2013
Child Rights Impact Assessment of the Children and Families Bill
The Office of the Children's Commissioner has published a child rights impact assessment of part of the Children and Families Bill. Children's Commissioner website Feb 2013
What bothers children online?
Report on the responses of nearly 10,000 9-12 year olds to an online survey exploring children's concerns about the internet. LSE Feb 2013