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Leeds rated outstanding by Ofsted

18th Dec 2018

Children’s services in Leeds have been rated outstanding by Ofsted. Children and families in Leeds are receiving a consistently good service which ensures that their needs are met at the…

Dudley makes significant progress

11th Dec 2018

Significant progress has been made in many areas of children’s services in Dudley since the last inspection in 2016, according to Ofsted. The inspectorate said effective work by senior management…

New Mental Health Bill to be introduced

10th Dec 2018

The goverment has pledged to introduce a new Mental Health Bill following an independent review of the Mental Health Act 1983. The Prime Minister commissioned Professor Sir Simon Wessely to…

Health visitors fear child tragedy

6th Dec 2018

Four in 10 health visitors fear a child tragedy at some point because they are so over stretched, a survey has revealed. Over 1,200 English health visitors responded to the…