SEND and Alternative Provision Green Paper30/03/2022

The Government have published a green paper, outlining their proposed changes to the system for children and young people with SEND and in Alternative Provision.

Your Choice Media Launch Video23/03/2022

Last week we announced the media launch of the Your Choice programme, centred on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) being delivered to 2,500 children and young people at greatest risk of violence in every London borough.

ALDCS Responds to CMA Report on CSC market 22/03/2022

Read the response to a report by the Competition and Markets Authority calling for action on the children’s social care market from Martin Pratt, Chair of the Association of London Directors of Children's Services (ALDCS) and Cllr Damian White, Leader of Havering Council.

Delivering therapeutic support for young people14/03/2022

Your Choice media launch!

'A new programme centred on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is being delivered to 2,500 children and young people at greatest risk of violence in every London borough'

Latest SEN Transport Report & Findings24/02/2022

Challenges and good practice – findings from London Councils’ SEN transport research

Ethnic minority social workers in the UK09/02/2022

This review is one of two rapid reviews written by What Works for Children’s Social Care that focuses on ethnic inequalities within children’s social care. The review aims to evaluate the existing evidence base on the representation, welfare, progression and retention of ethnic minority social workers in Britain. T

New Report on Children & Young People's Wellbeing 08/02/2022

New report published today focused on supporting the continued efforts to raise the wellbeing of children and young people in England as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Your Choice Programme Launch!25/01/2022

Your Choice is a London-wide £10 million, 3-year programme that at its core seeks to reinterpret the use of CBT principles within current best practice in violence-reduction and related partnership approaches to effectively supporting children affected by extra-familial violence and related harms.

Benchmarking Data Updated with new DfE Publication22/11/2021

LIIA's Annual Visualised Report tool in Power BI has been updated to inlucde DfE's newly published data for Looked After Children 2020-21.

Children In Need Census Published29/10/2021

The Children In Need census was published yesterday with the figures for the last year covering the covid period.