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What does “looked after” mean? information for host families on overnight stays

Author:
SCOTLAND. Scottish Government
Publisher:
Scotland. Scottish Government
Publication year:
2009
Pagination:
2p.
Place of publication:
Edinburgh

This leaflet is designed to give people a little background information on what it’s like to be looked after away from home and also contact information which might be helpful to host families.

Journal article

Independent Reviewing Officers

Author:
HINCHLIFFE Mike
Journal article citation:
Childright, 213, January 2005, pp.18-20.
Publisher:
Children's Legal Centre

Discusses the role of the Independent Reviewing Officers under new regulations which for the first time empower the Legal and Special Casework team of the Children and Family Court Advisory Service to bring actions against local authorities in respect of defects in care planning for children looked after by them.

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Eight thousand years of child care in Essex: an analysis of care entry characteristics and routes through care; report summary

Author:
LUCKHAM Steve
Publisher:
Essex. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1993
Pagination:
17p.,diags.
Place of publication:
Chelmsford

Summary of a research report analysing characteristics of children entering care in Essex between 1981 and 1991 for the first time. Quantifies the disruption experienced by the children and describes typical routes through care.

Book

Eight thousand years of child care in Essex: an analysis of care entry characteristics and routes through care; full report

Author:
LUCKHAM Steve
Publisher:
Essex. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1992
Pagination:
117p.,tables,diags.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
Chelmsford

Short version of a research report analysing characteristics of children entering care in Essex between 1981 and 1991 for the first time. Quantifies the disruption experienced by the children and describes typical routes through care.

Journal article

Fact or fiction?

Author:
RANDALL P.
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 10.8.89, 1989, pp.15-17.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Life-story books are often used to help children in long-term care, but they are not always beneficial.

Book

Submission to House of Commons Social Services Committee: review of progress on Children in Care, 1988

Author:
NATIONAL CHILDREN'S BUREAU
Publisher:
National Children's Bureau
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
46p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
London
Book

Guidebook for children in care

Editor:
BALL Mary
Publisher:
Wandsworth. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
64p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
London
Book

In care in North Battersea

Authors:
BERESFORD Peter, KEMMIS John, TUNSTILL Jane
Publisher:
University of Surrey. Department of Sociology
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
164p., tables.
Place of publication:
Guildford
Book

It's my life: battling with the care system

Author:
CHILDREN'S SOCIETY
Publisher:
Children's Society
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
18p.
Place of publication:
London
Book

A guide for parents with children in care

Author:
ROCHDALE. Social Services Department
Publisher:
Rochdale. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1986
Pagination:
15p.
Place of publication:
Rochdale

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