VCF comments are used to inform and influence child protection policies and practice; fuelled by our advocacy work with children and families

26/03/2014

How can young people be better protected?

Embed from Getty Images How can young people be better protected? Shikesh Sorathia joined VCF for his two-week placement as part of The Prince’s Trust TEAM […]
05/02/2014

VCF calls for independent review into adoption process for a Somali child in Harrow

Print Version: VCF calls for independent review into adoption process for a Somali child in Harrow As the adoption reforms continue through the Children and Families […]
15/10/2013

VCF Response to Ofsted Report Findings into Child Protection

One in seven councils in England is “inadequate” at caring for some of the most vulnerable children in society, Ofsted has warned. At VCF, we would […]
17/09/2013

SCR into tragic death of Daniel Pelka may raise more questions than answers…

Print version: SCR into tragic death of Daniel Pelka may raise more questions than answers… The release of the Serious Case Review (SCR) report today, into […]
13/08/2013

VCF Position Statement: Branding children as witches

Branding children as witches – ‘a call for legislation’ VCF seeks to establish the rationale for one aspect of the Children and Families Bill that continues […]