Welcome to the blog of Anthony Douglas, Chief Executive of Cafcass. Anthony will be blogging each month, sharing news from Cafcass and talking about the family justice system at large.
Thursday July 20, 2017
The concept of freely given and informed consent is an important concept of our time, like transparency. Gone are the days of backdoor, behind the scene deals – or at least they should be gone
Thursday July 11, 2013
In our work, Cafcass has to demonstrate procedural fairness, a lack of bias and an evidence base for each recommendation we make to court. It is crucial that when we start our work with children and their families, or other professionals, we have made it clear what we will do, when and why.