5000 children in care have been separated from their siblings

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.


March-April roundup

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...


World Social Work Day 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.


Fostering stocktake – joint letter to the Minister

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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