VCF Blog

VCF Blog

21/03/2024

The reality for children and families targeted by recent reforms

As the government ramps up efforts on its ‘Stable Homes, Built on Love’ reform guidance – in response to the ‘Children’s Social Care Review’ – selected […]
11/01/2024

Self development may be key to improving services for children

Self development may be key to improving services for children VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK is particularly concerned that too many statutory practitioners do […]
20/12/2023

2023: an unthinkable year for children and families nationally and internationally

20 December 2023 2023 left many facing the unthinkable! Seven years on from the UK referendum that brought immigration to the forefront of political debate, none […]
27/11/2023

The rights of the child are equally valid for children not in school

27 November 2023 Every child has the right to learn, play and thrive The current strategy and recent calls for schools to be considered a key […]
17/11/2023

Independent advocacy provides vital support for children

17 November 2023 Independent advocacy support offers hope to children, young people and families in need As an independent, legally based advocacy service for children, young […]
06/09/2023

VCF opts out of consultation for multi-agency safeguarding guidance

6 September 2023 VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK has opted not to formally submit a response to the consultation on proposed new multi-agency safeguarding […]
03/07/2023

VCF calls for culturally competent practice across all children’s services

3 July 2023 VCF calls for culturally competent practice across all children’s services VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK is on a mission to work […]
24/02/2023

VCF calls for principled protection policy for every child

24 February 2023 VCF – The Victoria Climbié Foundation UK is concerned with the current direction for children, and consistent failures to support and protect children […]