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The third Friday of February is Care Day!

February 16, 2024

Today is Care Day, the world's biggest celebration of children and young people with care experience.

LIIA at the #SafeSpace24 conference

January 30, 2024

Members of the LIIA team were delighted to attend the #SafeSpace24 conference in Glasgow.

LIIA at the Labour Party’s Youth Sector Reception

January 26, 2024

LIIA was delighted to be invited to the Labour Party's Youth Sector Reception this week. It was great to spend time with Yvette Cooper (Shadow Home Secretary) and Feryal Clark (Shadow Minister for Crime Reduction) highlighting the positive impact for London’s children of working collaboratively, innovatively and impactfully across Children’s Services and with partner organisations.

LIIA Newsletter – December Issue

December 22, 2023

Read the latest LIIA Newsletter, representing the culture of collaboration between directors, and across London's children's services.

London Workforce Programme: December Newsletter

December 20, 2023

Read London's latest Workforce Programme Newsletter, summarising this years progress and upcoming activities.

What Choice? Your Choice  

December 15, 2023

Responding effectively to violence affecting young people can feel overwhelming. Dr Karla Goodman discusses the challenge of addressing violence affecting young people and introduces the Your Choice programme in her recent MJ commentary piece.

ASYJ Leaders Newsletter – December Issue

December 15, 2023

Read the December 2023 Adolescent Safeguarding & Youth Justice Leaders Newsletter.

London SEND Leadership Programme Launches Procurement.

December 12, 2023

We will be running an exciting London SEND Leadership Programme from Spring 2024 for current and aspiring leaders, in partnership with Health and Parent/Carer representatives.

NEL Adolescent Safeguarding Event

November 22, 2023

The recent NEL Adolescent Safeguarding Event, held in Waltham Forest, marked the 1-year anniversary of the publication of the Adolescent Safeguarding Handbook. The aim of the event was to bring together the safeguarding partnerships in Northeast London to revisit the 2022 Adolescent Safeguarding handbook

Resources and Commissioning Bulletin – November 2023

November 17, 2023

Read the November 2023 Resources and Commissioning Bulletin

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"Inspectors praised staff and their work, following a recent @Ofstednews focused visit to review @CamdenCouncil work with #youngpeople that are subject to #childreninneed and #childprotection plans"🤗

Read the full article available on @LondonSWC . Link below 👇

Every young person who is care experienced deserves additional emotional & mental health support, Newham thx to @NHS_ELFT in @NHS_NELondon employ a nurse specialist for this - imagining if every Borough in London did this? @LondonLiia #CareDay #CareDay2024 @bcyp_nhsldn

Today is #CareDay, the world's biggest celebration of children and young people with care experience. TPHC has worked with LIIA in the development of this guidance.

Access the executive summary and full guidance document here:

Today is Care Day which celebrates children & young people with care experience. Led by @_TPHC and working with @LondonLiia guidance has been launched for supporting care-experienced young people with their emotional and mental wellbeing: #KnowAboutCare

The 3rd Friday of February is #CareDay - the world’s biggest celebration of children and young people with care experience.

We know that care experienced young people report higher levels of concern about their #mentalhealth

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