More on Doncaster with a full scale analysis in Community Care again here and here .
Ray Jones, Professor of Social Work, comments on the initiatives to improve the management of social workers.
In a Waltham Forest SCR it is the Health Visiting Service which comes in for criticism.
Camilla Cavendish argues against blind faith in experts in family cases.
The Telegraph comments on the absence of a definition of significant harm & calls on Ed Balls to propose one.
Sally Gillen in Community Care examines the reasons for the drop in the issuing of care proceedings.
Sharon Shoesmith has lost her appeal to a panel of Haringey Councillors but apparently intends to go to an employment tribunal.
Local authority to plan baby’s funeral - A local authority has been given permission to plan the funeral for a baby who died last summer. The boy’s death was the result of brain damage. His parent...
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