Children’s homes - debate pack 2016

england

 

 

This Debate Pack contains a Library briefing and Parliamentary and press coverage of the issues.

Summary:

In addition to Parliamentary and press coverage and further reading, this pack contains the Library briefing on children placed in residential care not close to their family, Commons Briefing paper CBP-7560, including:

the current law on distant placements, including those outwith of the local authority that has responsibility for the child;


recent reports on the issue, including those by the Education Select Committee, the All-Party Parliamentary Groups for Runaway and Missing Children and Adults, and for Looked After Children and Care Leavers, and Ofsted;


details of the ongoing review of children’s residential care, led by Sir Martin Narey (May 2016).


This is a devolved matter, so this paper considers the position in England only.

 

 

Reference:  Adcock, A, Jarrett, T. Harker, R. (2016). Children’s homes: Commons debate pack. CDP 2016/0082. London: HoC Library

 

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