Children and Social Work Act 2017

Photo: Irina Schmidt/Fotolia


Overview The main changes to the law made by the Children and Social Work Act 2017 are: Corporate parenting principles – the act enshrines in primary legislation what a local authority in England needs to do to be a good corporate parent for looked-after children (section 1). Extended leaving care entitlements in England (sections 2 […]

You need to be a logged-in Community Care Inform subscriber to view this article

If you have an Inform subscription, log in here

If you having difficulties logging in, please contact our helpdesk

Find out more about how to subscribe to Inform