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2018

Church Times

Third of young children in care don’t know why they are there, 23 February 2018

Community Care

Social worker changes linked to loss of trust among children in care, survey finds, 21 February 2018

Ed Tech Magazine

Largest study of its kind finds 83% of looked after children and young people feel being in care has improved their lives but younger children need more support, 20 February 2018

Children and Young People Now

Life improves in care' for most looked-after children 19 February 2018

Nursery World

Over half of young children in care not told why they are there, 19 February 2018

Local Gov

Most children in care believe it has improved their lives, survey reveals, 19 February 2018

Big Issue

The majority of children in care feel their lives have been improved, 19 February 2018
 

London Economic

Study finds 83% of looked after children & young people feel being in care has improved their lives but younger children need more support, 19 February 2018

Family Lore

Largest study of its kind finds 83% of looked after children and young people feel being in care has improved their lives but younger children need more support, 19 February 2018
 

2017

University of Bath

Young people surveyed about care experiences 30 October, 2017

The Right to an Opinion: Measuring the Subjective Wellbeing of Children in Care, 24 March, 2017

Sage journals

Looked after children and young people’s views on what matters to their subjective well-being, 16 March, 2017

Community Care

How a council’s social worker ‘name cards’ are helping support children, 9 March, 2017

The Guardian 

Girls in care more negative about their future than boys, 8 March, 2017

2016

Community Care

How social workers can track and boost the happines of looked-after children, 22 March, 2016

ResearchGate

Looked after Children and Young People in England: Developing Measures of Subjective Well-Being, February 2016

 

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