Tag : Special focus: children
Nationally rates of looked-after children continue to rise, but variations between councils suggest a range of factors at play
LGC analysis reveals proportionally more significant overspends on children’s social care services in each of the past three years than in adult care
Emerging structures in children's social careSubscription
Government policy is driving a shake-up of how children’s services are organised. LGC has mapped the emerging new models
Publication of a major evalutation of Troubled Families sparked widespread criticism of the programme, but has this focused too much on process rather than real outcomes?
Dwindling budgets, government reforms and the devolution agenda point to a very different future
Councils are exploring options following the transfer of 0-5 public health services