Created in 2012 following riots in our inner cities, the government’s Troubled Families Programme has received praise and criticism in equal measure over the last seven years of its life.
The Early Intervention Foundation’s Donna Molloy says there are evidence based interventions councils can use
Birmingham Children’s Trust is taking a whole system approach to tackling criminal exploitation
Reactionary strategies are wasteful and should be replaced by proper strategic investment plans that bring a far greater return.
These formative years for children are not dress rehearsals.
“This will be known as the lost generation, because nothing is happening except Brexit.”
Children’s social care is a genuine conundrum.
The big Budget announcements for local government may have already been made.
Today I am delighted to be unveiling our new trailblazer programme, which will provide bespoke support for councils to develop and deliver innovative local solutions to child obesity in their area.
Vulnerable children are being excluded from school and let down when held in custody or secured settings