Chair: Chris Spencer, Director of Children’s Services, Gloucestershire County Council
Biography to follow.
The Asylum Taskforce is a sub-committee of the Families, Communities &Young People Policy Committee.
It provides an interface between central and local government on issues around the statutory responsibilities of directors of children’s services for families and unaccompanied children who are subject to immigration legislation. It identifies and shares best practice in this area.
Asylum Taskforce Articles
Reforming support for failed asylum seekers and other illegal migrants....
Comment on the increase of unaccompanied asylum seeking children in the...
Update for September 2015 Council of Reference meeting.
Current work on asylum issues: update to the ADCS FCYP Policy Committee,...
Ground breaking practice guidance on age assessment published
Update from Kent County Council providing information on the numbers of...
There has been a lot of media coverage recently about the sharp increase in...