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What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care: Development Team | Nesta

What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care: Development Team | Nesta | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The What Works Centre for Children’s Social Care is a new project to foster evidence-informed practice in the sector in England. The development team will help establish the centre by summer 2020
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Using Children's Rights in Homelessness Policy - CRAE

Our new briefing explains how taking a children’s rights approach can help challenge and tackle homeless policy issues.
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Foster abuse victim's battle to be heard

Foster abuse victim's battle to be heard | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Natasha Armes says it is not too late for victims of abuse by foster parents to come forward.
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Family court data links adverse family experiences with proven youth offending

Family court data links adverse family experiences with proven youth offending | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Children in contact with the public law system are more likely to offend and commit multiple offences between the ages of 10 and 17 than those of the equivalent age group in the general population, according to an analytical summary published by the Ministry of Justice this week.
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Children statistics, divorce statistics and more - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Children statistics, divorce statistics and more - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A look back at a week which featured the publication of the latest divorce figures and a High Court judge's criticism of the legal aid cuts.
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One third of parents 'drunk in front of their children' - Marilyn Stowe Blog

One third of parents 'drunk in front of their children' - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Half of all parents routinely drink in front of their parents according to a new study.
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Together or apart: the sibling placement dilemma facing social workers

Together or apart: the sibling placement dilemma facing social workers | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Finding a sibling placement where carers or adopters have the right resources to appropriately look after sibling groups is a frequent challenge
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Lancashire Couny Council v Y (Domestic Violence; Adoption) [2017] EWFC B70 (23 June 2017)

Lancashire Couny Council v Y (Domestic Violence; Adoption) [2017] EWFC B70 (23 June 2017) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Safeguarding Children Returning to UK from Syria - Advice for Local Authorities | ADCS

Childrens Services - The Association of Directors of Childrens Services Ltd - ADCS - is the national leadership Association in England for statutory directors of childrens services and other childrens services professionals in leadership roles.
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Family Law Week: A Week in the Life – Cafcass Legal

Family Law Week: A Week in the Life – Cafcass Legal | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Home > Articles A Week in the Life – Cafcass Legal Jeremy Ford, Solicitor, describes the many and varied roles carried out by the team of lawyers at Cafcass Legal. Jeremy Ford, Solicitor, Cafcass Legal  Within Cafcass Legal we are a small team of lawyers, five in all with a variety of...
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​Lack of secure accommodation – “blood on our hands”? :: Posts :: Zenith Chambers

​Lack of secure accommodation – “blood on our hands”? :: Posts :: Zenith Chambers | Children In Law | Scoop.it
​Lack of secure accommodation – “blood on our hands”?
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Forty tons of Toblerone

Forty tons of Toblerone | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Relocation cases bore me, so I would have skipped over this one. But it was Justice Peter Jackson, who is generally worth reading. And it has an unusual wrinkle. Stick with it. The argument in the …
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Father's successful appeal against a 'perverse' costs order - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Father's successful appeal against a 'perverse' costs order - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
John Bolch examines a 2014 case in which a father appealed against a costs order made against him in contact arrangements
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Family Law Week: Known Sperm Donor and Co-parenting Arrangements – a cautionary tale

Family Law Week: Known Sperm Donor and Co-parenting Arrangements – a cautionary tale | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Is it too late to change your mind if you decided against applying for a parental order when your child was born?

Is it too late to change your mind if you decided against applying for a parental order when your child was born? | Children In Law | Scoop.it
In the case of Re B (Foreign Surrogacy) [2016] EWFC 77, High Court judge Mrs Justice Theis made a parental order in respect of a child born following a surrogacy arrangement in India in 2010 – six years after the usual six month deadline, and notwithstanding that the parents had previously decided against applying.
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How social workers can manage unregulated contact between children in care and parents

How social workers can manage unregulated contact between children in care and parents | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Jenny Simpson explains the potential positive ways practitioners can harness children in care's social media use
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