Children ‘cannot afford to keep waiting’ for reforms, CCN warns

Cllr Keith Glazier

The costs of children in council care could eat up 60% of an average local authority’s budget by the middle of the decade, County Councils Network (CCN) has warned. It called on the government to ‘urgently’ implement recommendations in a review into children’s social care, which was published in May, and put council-run services on…

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