Shelagh Beckett

Five questions with Shelagh Beckett - Childcare Consultant

We spoke to Childcare Consultant Shelagh Beckett ahead of the CoramBAAF conference 'Beyond Together or Apart', at which she will be speaking. The conference will also mark the launch of the new Good Practice Guide 'Beyond together or apart', which updates our earlier, extremely popular title 'Together or apart?'.


Department for Education - Adoption Register Consultation is open until 27 July

 The Department for Education has published a targeted consultation on the Adoption Register Regulations. The consultation seeks views from Adoption Register users, as well as sector organisations, on whether DfE should amend Regulations in order to increase the amount of information an approved prospective adopter is able to view about a child on the Adoption Register.

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May-June round up

Welcome to this round-up article, highlighting some of the important projects and programmes CoramBAAF has been engaged in over May and June 2018 – plus a look-ahead at other projects, conferences and publications.


Q&A with Dr Emily Doncaster and Dr Bronwyn Harrison-Stewart

Read our 5 minute Q&A with clinical psychologists Dr Emily Doncaster and Dr Bronwyn Harrison-Stewart, speakers at the CoramBAAF Health Group Conference, "Similar but different - responding to the health needs of unique children".


Interagency fees

The latest information on the agreed Interagency Fees for placements between LAs and RAAs and for placements with VAAs.