Residential Children's Care

What are the key issues and challenges in children's residential care, and how do the best residential care settings transform young lives? See our archive of case studies, research and features.

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Trauma-informed Practice: Special Report

  • Health | Mental health | Children's Services | Social Care | Mental Health | Residential Children's Care | Foster Care | Attachment & Neglect | Child Sexual Abuse & Exploitation | Preventing Care Proceedings | Youth Offending | Leaving Care | Adoption | Special Educational Needs & Disabilities

Adverse childhood experiences can have far-reaching negative...

Making a house into a home

  • Residential and specialist care | Leaving care | Residential Children's Care | Leaving Care

The National House Project works with councils to support...

Therapeutic Care: Special Report

  • Health | Mental health | Children's Services | Families/Parenting | Social Care | Residential and specialist care | Fostering and adoption | Mental Health | Residential Children's Care | Foster Care | Adoption

With rises in children coming into care and reporting mental...

Around the corner

  • Social Care | Leaving care | Residential and specialist care | Residential Children's Care

Young people in residential care will soon have the right to...

In a good place

  • Social Care | Residential and specialist care | Foster Care | Residential Children's Care

As the number of children in care reaches record levels, Joe...

Good Practice

No Wrong Door

  • Fostering and adoption | Residential and specialist care | Residential Children's Care

North Yorkshire Council creates children's home "hubs",...

Resilient Care Home Team

  • Residential and specialist care | Crime prevention | Policing | Residential Children's Care

West Mercia Police team reduces criminalisation and missing...

Innovation for children in care

  • Residential and specialist care | Foster Care | Residential Children's Care

Amid the multitude of challenges in working with children in...

Research

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