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In the News: Social care in Australia; a child eyes view of adoption; outsourcing child protection

Published: 23.04.14

Our weekly round-up of adoption related news stories.
In the News: Social care in Australia; a child eyes view of adoption; outsourcing child protection

Call for adoption targets and fewer family support services in Australia
Thinktank says authorities need to take more frequent legal action to have abused and neglected children adopted. Guardian 15/4/14

A child's eye view of adoption
Three television programmes about the process trigger an emotional response within British hearts. Independent 20/4/14

Government unveils plan to outsource child protection
Councils will be handed powers to outsource a whole range of children's social care services including child protection under proposals announced by the government. CYP 15/4/14