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Children: Social Services

Question for Department for Education

UIN 125328, tabled on 18 February 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent discussions he has had with the Home Secretary on the adequacy of children’s social care services in England.

Answered on

23 February 2022

My right hon. Friend, the Secretary of State for Education, meets regularly with other Cabinet ministers to discuss matters that fall within his portfolio.

Children’s social care is an important area of policy for the Secretary of State, and we are shortly expecting the outcome of the independent review into children’s social care, led by Josh MacAlister, later this year.

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