In the News: Support to attract foster carers, Outcomes for neglected children
Published: 23.05.13A round up of the latest features and articles relevant to adoptive families.
Minister announces foster care support for councils
A new package of support to help local authorities attract and retain foster carers has been unveiled by the government. CYP 17/5/13
Advocacy in child protection will not replace social workers
Recent high profile child abuse cases are further proof that the government needs to give all young people access to advocacy services, writes Enver Solomon, director of evidence and impact at the National Children's Bureau (NCB). The Children's Services Blog 20/5/13
What Contributes to outcomes for neglected children who are reunified with their parents?
This paper considers factors that relate to outcomes for neglected children based on a five-year follow-up study. British Journal of Social Work