Sarah Richardson, Senior Associate and James Sandiford, Associate Solicitor in the Children law team, offer advice to foster carers following the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) investigation into Liverpool City Council's treatment of foster carers and Special Guardians and the payments they receive. This investigation and its findings is likely to have a wider implication for foster carers and family and friend carers across the country. 

Caring for a child on behalf of a family member - Sept2013 V2.pdf