65 safeguards removed or diluted overnight

More than a month after Statutory Instrument 445 – The Adoption and Children (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 – made around 100 changes to 10 sets of children’s social care regulations, the government has still not published a full list of the safeguards removed or diluted. These changes were laid before Parliament on 23 April 2020 … Read more 65 safeguards removed or diluted overnight

Defending children’s rights in care – why we have threatened legal action

On 7 May 2020, a letter before action was sent to the Department for Education threatening legal action if it does not withdraw Statutory Instrument 445 – The Adoption and Children (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020. Listen to our Director, Carolyne Willow, explain why we have taken this action. Show your support – sign our online … Read more Defending children’s rights in care – why we have threatened legal action