• Schools are referring more pupils to social services

    Schools are sending more vulnerable children to social care services, with more than 110,000 cases last year, the latest government data has revealed. In 2016-17, schools were responsible for referring 114,530 children in need to social care services, an increase of nearly 11,000 compared with the previous year. This was 17.7 per cent of the

    11.04 Nov. 2nd, 2017 | News