Characteristics of children in need 2017/18

The Department for Education has released statistics on the characteristics of children in need 2017/18. The number of children in need increased this year by 4%, and the number of episodes of need starting in the year rose by 1.7%, but the number of episodes ending in the year fell by 1.3%. The number of children who were the subject of a child protection plan at 31 March 2018 continued to follow the upward trend of previous years, increasing by 5.3%.

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National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day

On Monday 18 March 2019 we shall be supporting the ‘National Child Exploitation Awareness Day’ here at Phew. The ‘National Child …

Phew to showcase pioneering new Patient Discharge Management System at ‘Reducing Long Hospital Stays’ conference in London on 4 March, 2019

The Luton and Dunstable University Hospital Discharge Planning Team, working in close collaboration with Phew, successfully launched their new online …

Chief Medical Officer advises parents and carers on screen time

The Chief Medical Officer for the UK has published commentary an independent research on the connections between the number of …