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CoramBAAF joins FASD UK Alliance

The Alliance is a coalition of groups and individuals from across the UK who are united together for positive social change for those affected by Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).

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Reform special guardianship to protect and support children and their carers, says new review

There are significant gaps in the assessment, preparation and support for special guardians according to a new review, led by CoramBAAF, which calls for urgent reform across a number of priority areas to better support carers and children. One of the calls for change includes ensuring family members who might become carers have direct experience of looking after the child before the court order is made.

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Private Fostering Week - an update

As a result of continuing challenges to our resources, we have with great regret decided that we can no longer initiate Private Fostering Week.

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CoramBAAF and Coram Children’s Legal Centre provide kinship care recommendations to Parliamentary Taskforce

CoramBAAF and Coram Children’s Legal Centre have provided evidence on current practice in kinship care assessments and recommendations for improvements to the cross-party Parliamentary Taskforce on Kinship Care. The Taskforce was launched in December 2018 to raise awareness about, and support for, children in kinship care, and will produce a report with recommendations from the sector by autumn 2019.