PFAN – dedicated to social justice for parents and families affected by the child protection system in the UK
by PFAN steering group
Writing at this time we need to acknowledge what is happening around the world. Anna Gupta’s impassioned editorial for Social Work 2020 under covid-19 lays out how the injustice rightly felt in the Black Lives Matter movement speaks not just to America but to racism in the UK too.
We believe that the child protection system here, in the US and in many other rich English speaking countries, has become a force of oppression for children and their families, and particularly Black and Minority Ethnic children and families, rather than being a force for liberation and hope.
English speaking countries have modelled our child protection systems on the … Read More
On 25 February 2020, an exciting event launched a new and innovative parent partnership project for families involved with West Midlands.Read more