Fact checking

20 March 2018:¬†This Week: a local authority is found to have acted unlawfully in its use of section 20 accommodation; politicians get to grips with the various examinations of the fostering sector. Council caused “lasting damage” over its abuse of Section 20 provisions Herefordshire County Council has come under fire from Justice Keehan for “two…

Nighttime disarray

In the News Round-up this week: Fostering agency “providing” statutory child protection in Ireland; Scottish care review group overlooks foster carers; Final call for fostering stocktake evidence; NAFP urges¬†“most appropriate placement”; Resources for care-leaving parents; Glasgow foster carer employment tribunal case underway Irish child protection in a stew Private fostering agencies are being used to…