Distant placements  Is it all bad news? And why DO local authorities struggle to place children more locally? Are there things that we’re not talking about?

ICHA-CICADA-Briefing-and-tool-re-reviewing-medication-policies-and-practice-F-111018 (F) Have you considered the risks of a two person signing policy?

CICADA – Response to the 2018 Foster Care Review

The What works centre Information on the What works centre for children’s social care

Administering medication in children’s homes Do current policies safeguard children, or place them at risk?

CICADA Response to call for regulation reform  1 page. What is OFSTED’s role in the commissioning process?

Level Playing Field A 2 page briefing explaining what a level playing field is and why it is critical to improve both outcomes for children and financial efficiencies

Level Playing Field Commissioning – A case study

The use of Placement Request Forms

How mechanisms for finding placements impact on stability