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Anna’s Story

Anna, 15, is originally from Latvia. She came to the UK when she was 8 and has been in the care of children’s services for the past 3 years. She lives with foster carers in Greater Manchester. Marie, her social worker, was aware that Brexit might affect Anna’s situation but…

Let the children in!

The announcement by government that they are to stop the scheme to bring vulnerable lone refugee children to the UK under the Dubs amendment to the Immigration Act 2016 has shocked and outraged many of us. The government seeks to blame local authorities. However, many believe that the government failed…

Calais children need a lawyer

Calais children need a lawyer: social workers in contact with children from the Calais camp must make sure they have access to an immigration lawyer. Which children are we talking about? Small numbers of children from the camp in Calais are coming to the UK because they have family members…