February Newsletter 2017

A slightly thinner newsletter this February, but interesting nonetheless. Dates for your diaries: London IRO conference – 16th June 2017 hosted by the City of London – we can only have 2 IROs from each contract but that does mean we can legitimately have 6 places if we are careful!!

December 2016

The Government have decided to make amendments to the Children and Social Work Bill amongst concerns that the Bill could be used to privatise Children’s Services. The changes will seek to rule out the potential for Councils to use “exemption Powers” to opt out from rules restricting profit making in