The changing picture in the children’s homes sector – Ofsted: developments in children’s social care

The changing picture in the children’s homes sector Posted by: Jason Bradbury, Posted on: 22 August 2018 On 19 July, we published our annual data on children’s social care in England in 2017–18. One of our main areas of focus was on children’s homes and their inspection outcomes. We’d like to reflect here on oneContinue reading “The changing picture in the children’s homes sector – Ofsted: developments in children’s social care”

‘My boyfriend was killed in the care system’

‘My boyfriend was killed in the care system’             The Children’s Commissioner for England is calling for regulation of supported and semi-supported accommodation for children aged 16 and above. About 5,000 looked-after children in England are in this kind of accommodation – a 70% rise in a decade. Currently, theseContinue reading “‘My boyfriend was killed in the care system’”