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Dec 06

Local Gov Ombudsman – Councils failing to support non authority carers

Local Gov. Ombudsman Findings Nov 2013 Regarding non authority carers   Complaints Rising ¬†145,000 children in England cared for by friends and relatives. This number is on the rise. The increase was 260% from 1991 to 2001. The 2001-2011 stats are still being analysed but a significant rise is also expected. ¬†Local councils have an …

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