Latest articles
Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust v DV (A Child) [2021] EWHC 1037 (Fam)
(Family Division, Cohen J, 19 April 2021)Medical Treatment – 17-year-old had form of bone cancer and required surgery For comprehensive, judicially approved coverage of every important...
Domestic Abuse Bill
Aaron Gates-Lincoln, Immigration NewsAfter years of development the Domestic Abuse Bill returned to the House of Lords in the UK on the 8th March 2021 to complete its report stage, one of the final...
Coercive control and children’s welfare in Re H-N and Others
When families come to strife, arrangements must be made for the future care of any children. In some circumstances, this means an application to the courts. These ‘private law orders’ can...
Profession: Expert Witness
The value of a family business or business interest is treated as an asset and therefore part of the matrimonial pot to be distributed when it comes to negotiating a financial settlement on divorce or...
How does a jointly held property pass on death?
When meeting with clients to discuss their succession planning, many cannot recall whether their property is held jointly as joint tenants or jointly as tenants in common. The distinction is that with...
View all articles
Authors

DfE issues guidance on care of unaccompanied and trafficked children

Sep 29, 2018, 21:59 PM
The Department for Education has issued guidance on the care of unaccompanied and trafficked children.
Slug : dfe-issues-guidance-on-care-of-unaccompanied-and-trafficked-children
Meta Title : DfE issues guidance on care of unaccompanied and trafficked children
Meta Keywords : child trafficking, looked after children, unaccompanied children, safeguarding children
Canonical URL :
Trending Article : No
Prioritise In Trending Articles : No
Date : Jul 18, 2014, 10:04 AM
Article ID : 106427
The Department for Education has issued guidance on the care of unaccompanied and trafficked children.

This statutory guidance is for local authorities and applies to:
  • local authority chief executives;
  • directors and lead members of children’s services;
  • social care professionals;
  • police officers;
  • health education and youth offender services practitioners; and
  • those who care for looked after children.
It sets out the steps local authorities should take to plan for the provision of support for looked after children who are unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and child victims of trafficking.

Click here to read the full guidance.

For detailed guidance on how to identify and protect trafficked children before they become looked after, read  ‘Safeguarding children who may have been trafficked’.


Categories :
  • Legislation & Guidance
  • Practice Guidance
Tags :
boy_sad
Provider :
Product Bucket : Family
Recommend These Products
Related Articles
Load more comments
Comment by from