IMPORTANT UPDATE: COVID-19

 Natalie Marrison
  July 22, 2020
​The review on Legal Aid has restarted following a pause induced by the impact of COVID-19. Justice Minister, Alex Chalk, informed the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Legal Aid that the review has re-commenced with a plan to publish findings in Spring 2021.
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 Helen Thewlis
  April 3, 2020
CAFCASS have provided a guide on how to talk to your children about Covid-19.
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  March 25, 2020
We find ourselves in unprecedented times. Many of us have questions that cannot be answered as we have simply never experienced a situation like this in our lifetimes. It seems that the situation surrounding COVID-19 also referred to as Coronavirus, has accelerated at a rate that we could not foresee and we now find ourselves as advised by the Government to stay home where possible.
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 Helen Thewlis
  March 23, 2020
As of Monday 23 March, CAFCASS closed down all their offices to the public and the majority of staff are now working remotely.
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 Joanne Coen
  March 18, 2020
Today (18 March) is stop child sexual exploitation awareness day- #saysomething.
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 Joanne Coen
  January 17, 2020
The government has written to directors of children’s services across England urging them to prioritise adoption for children in the care system and to ensure that prospective adopters are not turned away when they are actually eligible.
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  September 16, 2019
Figures from West Yorkshire Police have shown an increase in child sexual grooming cases of nearly 60 per cent. Significantly, the figures indicated a record number of children being targeted on the social media platform, Instagram.
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  August 29, 2019
Care Partner, Joanne Coen discusses a recent report in which Anne Longfield highlights the thousands of children living within a homeless household.
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