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A Freedom of Information request to councils in England and Wales has revealed that at least 5000 children currently in care have been separated from their siblings. CoramBAAF's John Simmonds appeared on BBC2's Victoria Derbyshire programme to discuss the impact of sibling separation on children and young people.
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Welcome to the first of our regular round-ups. We’ll be using this article series to highlight a selection of the projects and programmes we’ve been working on each month. We’ll also give a quick look-ahead to tell you what’s on the horizon...
The tragic death of a toddler in care in Australia highlights the vital importance of home safety checks
A coroner has ruled that the death of a 22-month old toddler in foster care in New South Wales was entirely preventable.
The UK’s first Islamic Guidance Document on Adoption and Fostering was launched by Penny Appeal at the House of Commons on 21 March 2018.
John Simmonds, Director of Policy, Research and Development, writes on the value of social work, and the challenges facing social workers, to mark World Social Work Day 2018.
A joint letter has been sent to Nadhim Zahawi MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families, urging him to reject recommendations in the fostering stocktake that would weaken children and young people’s legal protections.
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To mark LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week, Christian and Christopher, share their fostering story in Gay Times
‘We thought that being gay would be an issue when fostering, but it wasn’t at all’