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Read the latest blog by the SharedVision team

Promises, Promises

The General Election promises a fresh start for social care, with each party presenting different ways in which they would tackle societal problems. With all of the main parties hard at work on the campaign trail, the real test will start on 9 June 2017…

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Voices in a Professional Wilderness

Since the Children Act 2004 was passed, there has been a growing emphasis on services actively involving children, young people and parents/carers in the commissioning, development and evaluation of services. (more…)

Finding that early Voice of the Child

In 2015, a total of 64 Serious Case Reviews were reported, involving approximately 40 children under five years of age.

Yet how can you take account of the Voice of the Child when the children involved are so young they might not have the vocabulary or ability to communicate effectively? It’s a challenge facing Early Years teacher and Voice of the Child advocate Judith Staff on a daily basis.

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