In The News: Overseas foster care, mental health data gap, bedroom tax
Published: 27.03.13A round up of the latest features and articles of interest to adoptive families.
Judgement on overseas foster placements
An interesting judgement has come out this week regarding the ability of social workers to place a child with foster parents who are residents of the UK but live overseas. Community Care 25/3/13
Mental health data gap puts children at risk
Children are being put at risk by a lack of data about parents and carers with serious mental health problems Children and Young People Now 25/3/13
Siblings could be split up as spare bedroom tax hits foster carers
Campaigners warn the "ridiculous" plans could deter people from fostering groups of brothers and sisters. Community Care 19/3/13