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The Children and Social Work Bill 2016 - an opportunity we can’t afford to miss

Posted by Meredith Davis /

Monday 13 June 2016 / Care leavers, Early intervention, Law, Safeguarding
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The Bill could be improved to make a fundamental difference for children and young people.

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We can't miss this chance for children in care

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The Alliance is relaunching its new vision for the care system ahead of tomorrow's debate in the House of Lords.

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What does the Queen’s Speech promise for children?

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Amongst the sparkling coronets, red robes, and shouting of archaic pronouncements, was a short speech given by the Queen

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The impact of the Immigration Bill on care leavers

Posted by Kate Maher /

Friday 18 March 2016 / Care leavers, Children in care
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We are deeply worried about what this Bill could mean for some young people leaving care.

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Our review of 2015: Part One

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The first part of our round-up of 2015 looks back at the run-up to the general election and the Queen’s Speech.

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