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PFAN provides many categories of information. These include information on the Coronavirus crisis; possible solutions to how child protection systems can become more humane; key texts that give information about parent advocacy or the child protection system; and facts and figures that are important to understand how child protection works. You can browse all categories or select ones you are interested in below.

Consultation on Remote Court Hearings

Consultation on Remote Court Hearings

The Nuffield Family Justice Observatory has asked PFAN to find out parents’ views and experiences of child protection family court ... Read More
The Government’s response to COVID-19: Impact on human rights

The Government’s response to COVID-19: Impact on human rights

PFAN's submission to the UK Parliament's Joint Committee on Human Rights
  1. The Parents, Families and Allies Network (PFAN) is a ... Read More
Severance is a feminist issue - Sue Robson

Severance is a feminist issue – Sue Robson

Sue is a feminist activist and campaigner with over 35 years practical experience in community development work with women and ... Read More
The “Forget Me Not Garden” at The Open Nest

The “Forget Me Not Garden” at The Open Nest

Parents who have lost their children to adoption have opened a memorial garden as somewhere permanent and special for ... Read More
Remote Court Hearings trauma

Remote Court Hearings trauma

Remote court hearings putting vulnerable women in traumatic situations ‘which place them at unjust disadvantage’ This article in the Independent ... Read More
PAR Advice to parents of children in care during corona virus

PAR Advice to parents of children in care during corona virus

PAR, Parents Advocacy and Rights, has published guidance for parents in Scotland on concerning practices where children's social work has ... Read More