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What it feels like

What it feels like | Children In Law | Scoop.it
I thought that this was a really excellent piece in Community Care and wanted to share it with my readers  (there's probably some overlap between people who read this and read Community Care, but n...
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Safeguarding in Education Update

Safeguarding in Education Update | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Subscribe to Safeguarding in Education Update to receive monthly education practice, policy and research updates
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An offer for Sunday

An offer for Sunday | Children In Law | Scoop.it
  The people publishing my book, Unbound, are doing an offer today for the Olympics. If you go to the site and use the code Rio16  you will get a £10 pledge for free.
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Family Law Week: 26% of CM Options customers last year set up family based arrangements

26% of CM Options customers last year set up family based arrangements https://t.co/SaD4mejnyv
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Question it!

Question it! | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Welcome to another week. With the recent news that Justice Lowell Goddard has handed in her resignation as Chair for the nation's Independent Inquiry Into Child Sexual Abuse, speculation has been mounting as to who will replace her.
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Girl returned home after FGM protection order - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Girl returned home after FGM protection order - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A two-year old has been returned to the UK from Guinea amid fears she could be subjected to female genital mutilation.
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Troubled Families report 'suppressed' - BBC News

Troubled Families report 'suppressed' - BBC News | Children In Law | Scoop.it
An unfavourable evaluation of the government's flagship policy response to the 2011 riots has been suppressed, BBC Newsnight learns.
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Impact and evidence hub

Impact and evidence hub | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Find out how we evaluate and research the impact we’re making in protecting children and preventing abuse, get tips and tools for researchers and access resources
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Publicity campaign fails to trace child’s parents - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Publicity campaign fails to trace child’s parents - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Despite a national media campaign, a local authority has failed to locate the parents of a child in their care.
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Mental health services won't help children in temporary care settings

Mental health services won't help children in temporary care settings | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Social workers and lawyers despair at Camhs’ refusal to assess or treat young people placed in short-term care
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Caring Dads: Safer Children: evaluation report

Caring Dads: Safer Children: evaluation report | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Findings building on evidence of what works in a programme to change the behaviour of fathers whose children have been exposed to domestic violence. Part of the NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series.
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The difficult question of habitual residence - Marilyn Stowe Blog

The difficult question of habitual residence - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Identifying what country a child is habitually resident is an important factor when deciding which country has jurisdiction to deal with matters relating to the
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This farce of an inquiry needs a total rethink

This farce of an inquiry needs a total rethink | Children In Law | Scoop.it
It would be funny it was not so disgustingly sad. IICSA — the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse — has now lost its third chairwoman. Dame Lowell Goddard resigned in wha
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Fathers 4 Justice - UKIP Leadership hopeful promotes Shared Parenting & Family Law reform 

Fathers 4 Justice - UKIP Leadership hopeful promotes Shared Parenting & Family Law reform  | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Bill Etheridge, UKIP MEP for the West Midlands, has launched a radical proposal for shaking up Family Law by advocating shared parenting as a default setti
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Family Law Week: Two-year-old girl thought to be at risk of FGM returned to UK

Two-year-old girl thought to be at risk of FGM returned to UK https://t.co/nj7NnqGNM2
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Council earns praise for ‘outstanding’ care leaver services

Council earns praise for ‘outstanding’ care leaver services | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Read Council earns praise for ‘outstanding’ care leaver services and the latest children services news & best practice on Children & Young People Now
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Children in care often lack mentor support, says Barnardo's - BBC News

Children in care often lack mentor support, says Barnardo's - BBC News | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Too many young people in care in England are missing out on the support from independent mentors that they are entitled to, says Barnardo's.
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Children in care not receiving mentor support - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Children in care not receiving mentor support - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The majority of children in care do not receive the mentoring support they are entitled to in law, a new report suggests.
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The Buzz

The Buzz | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The latest in family law and child welfare: 900 complaints about child protection made to Local Government Ombudsman in last year Court of Protection pilot scheme allowing the public and media to gain greater access to hearings will continue for a...
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Children with mental health problems forced to wait up to 3 years for treatment

Children with mental health problems forced to wait up to 3 years for treatment | Children In Law | Scoop.it

Young people battling depression, eating disorders and self harm have to wait weeks for treatment
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Child of unidentified parents to be adopted - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Child of unidentified parents to be adopted - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The High Court has declared that a young girl whose parents cannot be identified or tracked down should be adopted.
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London council faces legal action over arrested children - Marilyn Stowe Blog

London council faces legal action over arrested children - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The London Borough of Islington has received criticism from a children’s charity has after arrested children were repeatedly neglected and spent nights in cells
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Toddler with ‘catastrophic’ injuries to be removed from life support - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Toddler with ‘catastrophic’ injuries to be removed from life support - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The mother of a toddler on life support has lost her appeal against a ruling that he should be allowed to die naturally.
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Hungry, scared, and no closer to safety: child refugees failed by Britain

Hungry, scared, and no closer to safety: child refugees failed by Britain | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Three months after the UK government promised sanctuary to lone child refugees, little has happened. We meet some of them, stuck in Calais with no end in sight
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