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Reimagining residential children's homes: Placement decision-making. Chapter three (2020)

Published: 23/06/2020

Author: Tucker M



This series of publications explores key issues identified by strategic planners, policy-makers and practitioners. It provides insights into current debates, research findings, practice developments and user experiences to inform the development of the residential children’s care sector. The series will be of particular interest to strategic leaders, commissioners and decision makers in children’s social care.

Chapter three - Reimagining residential children's homes: Placement decision-making
This think piece explores decisions, processes and key challenges for those involved in decision-making for children either living in residential care, or for whom residential care is being considered.

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