The need for aftercare to enable social inclusion on leaving care
Interesting findings, often at odds with UK comparisons
If we are to look at outcomes for children and young people who have experience of being looked after, we find that their later life chances are considerably reduced on any measure that you may care to name. The extent of the disadvantage experienced by young people leaving care was comprehensively detailed in the report … Read more
Sir Paul Ennals The National Children’s Bureau (NCB) has announced today that Sir Paul Ennals will be moving on from his role as Chief Executive in the autumn of 2011. Paying tribute to Sir Paul, NCB Chair, Dame Gillian Pugh, said, “NCB has been enormously fortunate to have been led by Paul Ennals for the … Read more
The puzzle of creating a solid future for a young person with problems
The long-term view
A journey of one thousand steps starts with just one
Indicators for success- and failure- in aftercare
Life offers opportunities offered to re-interpret earlier experiences.
The need to invest in children’s futures – every child matters!
Including leaving care, records, creating villages out of gangs, goodenoughcaring, residential care in Australia, Interconnections, electrical danger zones, teenagers and good news about fees
A report on a successful Congress packed with ideas