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Last month the government announced a temporary ban on Feltham A taking new inmates after an inspection found young people were being held there in "appalling" and "unsafe" conditions. Chi...
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An inquiry by the housing, communities and local government select committee into local government finance and the 2019 Spending Review concluded that "current uncertainty for local governmen...
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New resources on forced marriage, self-harm and positive mental health and wellbeing in children and young people....
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The Home Office's planned knife crime prevention orders (KCPOs) can be imposed on any person aged 12 or over if police believe they are carrying a knife and also on those who have a previous ...
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The Bleak Houses report by children's commissioner for England Anne Longfield said there are 124,000 children who are officially homeless and a further 90,000 forced to "sofa surf". Officia...
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Ofsted judged Warrington children's services as "good" in each of the areas that were focused on in the inspection: the impact of leaders on social work practice with children and families, t...
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The analysis by education charity Teach First found that 38 per cent of pupils from England's most disadvantaged areas do not pass their maths GCSE, compared with 20 per cent of those from th...
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Data published by the University of Bedfordshire in response to a Freedom of Information (FOI) Act request showed just 1,250 (52 per cent) of 2,371 students enrolled on the Frontline programm...
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The "significant areas of weakness" detailed in a new inspection report has resulted in Ofsted ordering Peterborough Council and the Cambridge and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group to...
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The projects - which include community-based counselling services, mentoring and arts programmes - aim to offer children and young people up to 25 the opportunity to access mental health supp...
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In a major speech on his priorities, Corbyn said a future Labour government would make it compulsory for local authorities to deliver youth services. The Labour leader said cuts to public s...
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However, social workers in the three Devolved Budget pilot areas - Darlington, Hillingdon and Wigan - identified a number of concerns, including lack of confidence and training in how to spen...
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In order to embed their learning and to continue developing their skills after the Practice Supervisor Development Programme, supervisors need support and encouragement from their organisations....
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The Carers Action Plan (CAP) and its implementation is a cornerstone of social care policy and social workers have a vital role to play in delivering its benefits.The Department of Health and Social C...
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A new position statement on children's oral health published by the Royal College of Surgeons' faculty of dental surgery said the government has made some progress since the faculty launched ...
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The government has said a further £4m will be provided as part of its "Town Deal", taking the total investment in the town to £88m. The extra money will allow North East Lincolnshire Coun...
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The survey findings, from social mobility charity The Sutton Trust, have been released to coincide with the publication of today's A-level results. Those from low-income families are among ...
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The Home Office's #knifefree branding will appear on more than 300,000 boxes used by fast-food chains. The packaging will also display real-life stories of those who have been successfully ...
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The department, which was criticised for putting vulnerable children at risk in a report of a focused visit in May 2018, is now rated "good". Swindon Borough Council's director of children'...
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The proportion of higher educational institutions offering training programmes in the sector nationally declined in 2017/18 and there were just 41 programmes on offer in England, the National...
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