Please note membership of the committee is by invitation / nomination only.

Aims and purpose of the committee

  • To advise CoramBAAF, its member agencies, individual members and other relevant agencies on policy, practice, resources and procedures concerning kinship care.
  • To consider, comment and advise on CoramBAAF publications, practice notes, training, consultancy and other services.
  • To assist CoramBAAF staff to promote and facilitate conferences, training events, publications and research.
  • To enable CoramBAAF to make representations to government, parliamentarians, local authorities and other stakeholders on legislation and policy.


The committee meets three times a year: February, June, October. It is co-chaired by Jacqui Lawrence, Acting Service Leader, Royal Borough of Greenwich and Shanayd Warren, co-chair of the Kinship Care Alliance and Brent kinship carer.

Membership of the committee

Members will be drawn from the membership of CoramBAAF by invitation or nomination.

How can I find out more about this committee?

Please contact

Minutes of meetings

Members can read minutes of committee meetings here.