In The News: Post-adoption support budgets, school exclusion trial
Published: 04.04.13A round up of the latest features and articles of interest to adoptive families.
Is there supply for post-adoption support budgets?
Will good quality support be available to supply the post-adoption support budgets the Government has proposed be given directly to families? Community Care 2/4/13
Potential adopters need nurture not negativity
Many potential adopters are often put off the idea even before the process begins. Community Care 28/3/13
Publication of Northern Ireland care leavers research
Care leavers are six times more likely to be teen mothers. NI Government website 27/3/13
Evaluation of the school exclusion trial
The Department for Education has published a report evaluating a pilot programme giving schools responsibility for finding and funding alternative provision (AP) for permanently excluded children. Department for Education 25/3/13