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Family Justice Resource Hub

Tools, templates and practice guidance

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Safeguarding Pressures Phase 7

Research Report

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Building a country that works for all children post Covid-19

ADCS discussion paper

Key Resources

Directors of Children's Services

Contact details for all DCSs

Family Justice Resource Hub

Tools, templates and practice guidance


Updates and guidance on Covid-19

Press Columns

ADCS articles featured in the press

Out of Area Placement Directory

Contact details for LAs when making placements out...


Regional Spotlight

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updates and links to guidance on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Policy Spotlight

Policy Spotlight

Elective Home Education

Summary analysis from the ADCS 2020 survey


Thinking about equity and fairness

I read an interesting and detailed report recently by the Education Policy Institute, along with the Nuffield Foundation, on...


Government must stop England's children becoming long-term victims of Covid-19

Guardian: Jenny Coles’ opinion piece on the ADCS discussion paper on the impacts of Covid-19 on children.

The impact of Covid-19 on childhoods and children’s services

I think the past few months have shown us how much can change in a short space of time. There have been so many challenges in responding to the pandemic...