Published 26th August
The Department for Education (DfE) has established a survey of local authorities in England to help understand the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak on children’s social care.
The information in this publication can help users to work with relevant agencies to plan their services.
This survey summary is for:
- local authorities
- government departments
- children’s services (ADCS)
- local government association (LGA)
The analysis in the survey covers:
- contact with children supported by the local authority children’s social care
- children’s social care workforce
- cost pressures
- system pressures