LIIA Launch Adolescent Safeguarding Handbook!30/09/2022

 

The Adolescent Safeguarding in London practice handbook is now available, commissionined by LIIA and funded by the DfE via the Recovery Fund.

New London Councils Leaders’ Committee29/09/2022

 

London Councils’ Leaders' Committee AGM took place in June. The AGM formally elects the Chair, Deputy Chair, Vice Chairs and Executive Members.

SEND and AP 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 announded the media launch of the Your Choice programme, centred on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) tools and techniques 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'

Sharp rise in children’s social workers leaving 10/03/2022

The number of  social workers leaving children’s posts in English councils or trusts has spiked to its highest point in at least five years, according to Department for Education figures

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.