Practice Guidance

Looked-after children: kinship care


Introduction Introduction and policy context Legislation and guidance Legal background Children Act 1989 Children and Young People’s Act (2008) Children Act 2004 Families and friends/kinship care legal framework Human Rights Act 1998 and the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child The Munby legal judgement Public Law Outline and statutory guidance for local authorities Management and policy considerations which […]

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