Guidance on accommodating children in need and their families
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Without permanent accommodation, A does not have a base level of stability on which to build other areas of his life, and daily tasks such as personal hygiene, washing clothes and maintaining a reasonable diet will pose significant challenges. (3) Is he within the local authoritys area? But it may be worth remembering that it was an important innovation in the forerunner provision in the Children Act 1948.
Local authorities have to look after the children in their area irrespective of where they are habitually resident.
The Legal Basis for Kinship Placements For kinship care placements the two main legal bases will be a child for whom the local authority is as follows: Permanence Orders and adoption will become relevant when considering longer term plans for such children.3.
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Allowances and Financial Support to Kinship Carers 14. In Scotland, as in other cultures, family and friends have always played an important role in supporting parents and their children at times of crisis.
This should include an identified lead within the local authority for developing policy and monitoring progress.
They cannot in the same breath be put back into priority need by adjudging that they do not require accommodation at all when clearly they do. The only way to break out of that circle (recognised by Anthony Edward-Stuart QC, sitting as a deputy High Court judge in R (A) v Coventry City Council  EWHC 34 (Admin)) is to read into section 20(1) the words under this section after requires accommodation".
Put another way, the question would then become, not does this child require accommodation for one of the listed reasons?
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