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    Update following Ofsted findings

    Earlier this year Ofsted carried out an inspection of the council’s Children’s Services and judged that they were inadequate.

    Last updated: 16 November, 2017

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    Making a difference to a child’s life

    Do you have more to give?

    Last updated: 25 September, 2017

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    Barnet launches social work academy

    Barnet Council will today (25 July) officially launch an innovative ‘academy’ aimed at recruiting, developing and helping retain social workers.

    Last updated: 25 July, 2017

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    OFSTED inspection findings

    OFSTED completed an inspection of Children’s Services and a review of the effectiveness of the Local Children’s Safeguarding Board between 25 April and 18 May 2017.

    Last updated: 7 July, 2017

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    Three-year partnership with Unicef launched

    Barnet Council has become the first local authority in London to begin a three-year partnership with global children’s organisation Unicef.

    Last updated: 19 May, 2017

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    Could you become a foster carer?

    Fostering Fortnight begins this week with Barnet Council highlighting the essential role foster carers play throughout the borough.

    Last updated: 9 May, 2017

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    Young people have their say

    More than 100 children and young people from across the borough gathered last week to voice their views during Barnet’s ‘Youthorium’.

    Last updated: 3 March, 2017

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    Children in care enjoy a super celebration

    Children in care from across the borough have enjoyed a superhero themed party hosted by Barnet Council.

    Last updated: 1 March, 2017

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    Views sought on proposed Youth Zone

    OnSide Youth Zones will host a public consultation event at Burnt Oak Library on Thursday 15th December where local residents can find more information on proposals for Barnet Youth Zone - Unitas.

    Last updated: 13 December, 2016

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    Mind of My Own smart phone app

    Children and young people in contact with the council’s social care team can now voice their views to social workers using an innovative smart phone app.

    Last updated: 24 October, 2016

    Children, young people and families

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