In the News: new rules for social workers; adoption register opened up
Published: 06.03.14A selection of news from the last week related to adoption, looked after children and social care.
New rules for social workers following adoption reform
Planned guidance to help social workers understand the reformed adoption system published for consultation. Gov.uk 28/2/14
Secret adoption register opened to would-be parents
Potential adopters will be allowed to search previously secret registers containing photographs and video of children needing homes. Telegraph 1/3/14
LGBT Adoption Week
We're getting there, but almost half of Britain still needs convincing that same sex couples should be allowed to adopt. Independent 6/4/14