The number of looked-after children is now 'higher than at any point since 1985', official statistics said
The framework, developed by charities and local authorities, sets out five steps councils should take to help care leavers into better housing
Community Care looks at the key concerns and recommendations from the social work sector about special guardianship
Social workers have reacted with concern and, in some cases, fear to David Cameron's speech last week, but is this justified?
It is vital to remember that everyone has a story to tell and a reason for coming here, writes Social Work Outlaw
As a Community Care survey finds that 71% of social workers feel the threshold for child protection has risen, we ask whether the system for child protection thresholds is in crisis