The Family Justice Modernisation Programme - Summary Report

Following the final report of the Family Justice Review, the Lord Chief Justice and the President of the Family Division have appointed Mr Justice Ryder as Judge in Charge of the Modernisation of Family Justice. Ryder J's appointment is until July 2012, and he is clear that it is important to ensure interested parties are aware of his work as it develops. He will publish information during this period and you will find thelatest update here.

Thursday, 16 August 2012

New membership benefits for Fostering Network members

Being a member of the Fostering Network is now even better for foster carers. As well as receiving Foster Care magazine, getting six free advice booklets on a range of fostering topics and having access to a 24hr legal helpline and legal protection insurance, members now get the following: • Money off days out for the family Foster carer members can now get up to 52 per cent off entry to the UK's top attractions with Merlin Entertainments Group, saving you and your family money...

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

The Fostering Network - Transfer Of Foster Carers Protocol 2012

Saturday, 23 June 2012

Parenting & Caring for Black, Asian and mixed-heritage children in trans-cultural and trans-racial placements

For further information, please see documents attached below. TRLs final coloured version carers jp vrs 4.doc TRLs final registration form (social workers).doc

Monday, 30 April 2012

New inspection system to improve outcomes for children living in children’s homes

Inspection of children’s homes, a new inspection framework for all children’s homes in England. Further details about the framework are available from the Ofsted website.

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

London Transition Network

Attached are the slides of the London Transition Network meeting held at London Councils on 19 March 2012. Please click below to view the slides FINAL revised AGENDA Bromley Bexley SEN Pathfinder Bromley Pathfinder Early Support Full of Life Greenwich Pathfinder London Care Services

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

An Action Plan for Adoption

action plan for adoption.pdf working groups report on redesigning adoption

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Adoption Register and IRM Annual Reports

Adoption Register Annual Report 2010-11.pdf IRM Annual Report Final 27.2

Friday, 16 March 2012

BAAF Training & Conferences -2012

To view further details and to book: or contact the Conference Team at

Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Celebrating Apprenticeships for Care Leavers

Date:30 March 2012 10:00 - 15:00 Location:Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre108 Stamford StreetLondon | SE1 9NH Cost:Free Contact:Esther Cole | Tel: 020 7934 9641 For further information and to book, please click here

Thursday, 8 March 2012