Policy Update

This month, our Policy Update includes a survey of children’s experiences of family contact, the first domestic abuse estimates since before the pandemic, and a consultation on the use of unregistered alternative provision.

Promoting anti-racism in children and family services

In order to support the development of anti-racist practice in children and family services a new suite of resources explore the issue in more depth.

If integration is the answer, what is the question?

Join us at this year’s Leaders’ Forum to take a more nuanced, whole system view of integration, critically debating its merits and challenges. 24-25 November.

Supporting families in pre-proceedings and the family court

A new suite of open access resources draw on practice expertise, research findings and the voice of lived experience and are designed to support robust and family-focused systems and practice in pre-proceedings.

Humanising social work: Evolving hope through relational learning with practice supervisors

As the Practice Supervisor Development Programme (PSDP) draws to a close, the programme's delivery leads, Sharon Jennings and Jo Williams, reflect on its evolution over the four years.

Building on the success of virtual Tailored Support

We are pleased to share new menus of Tailored Support topics with the Research in Practice Partner network, designed to offer Partners choice in how they embed evidence into their local practice.

Supporting evidence-informed practice with children and families, young people and adults