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Adoption: messages from inspections of adoption agencies

Date: 01 Apr 2007

HMI: 20074001

Publisher: Ofsted


A 2006 report into the performance of adoption agencies, based on the evidence found in CSCI inspections. The report reveals that there is better support for children and their adoptive families; that there are problems in recruiting skilled and experienced staff; and that there is concern about the use of agency workers that can effect the quality of service for children in adoption.

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