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Consultation: Improving Permanence for Looked After Children

DFE launched a consultation on the 30th September 2013 focused on improving permanence for looked after children.  There are a number of proposals which include: strengthening the team around the looked after child; securing permanency for looked after children; improving the status, security and stability of long term foster care and strengthening the requirements for returning children home from care.

Consultation document available:


Closing date for responses: Friday 29th November 2013

Mon 7th Oct 2013