Children in UK's poorest areas 10 times more likely to go into care

28 February 2017

Study finds one in 60 children taken into care in most deprived areas compared with one in 660 in the wealthiest.

Children living in the poorest neighbourhoods of the UK are almost 10 times more likely to be taken into care or placed on a child protection plan than those from affluent areas, a study has revealed. T read the full article please visit the Guardian website.