Children living away from home need safeguards

BMJ 1997; 315 doi: (Published 29 November 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:1397
  1. Caroline White
  1. London

    More stringent measures are needed to protect the 200000 children officially living away from home.

    People Like Us, prepared for the secretary of state for health and the secretary of state for Wales by a team chaired by Sir William Utting, former chief inspector of the Social Services Inspectorate, assessed the safeguards …

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