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CIW cyhoeddi the first National review of care homes in Wales for childrens

Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW) has published it notes National Review of Care Homes for Children today, darparu an Understanding of outcomes for childrens living in care homes mp better as some of the Challenges facing the sector Within Wales.

The review, conducted Between July 2018 and March 2019, evaluates the Quality of care and reflects the views ddarparu and Experiences of Children Who oes Experienced residential care Placements.

While CIW found tattoo MANY childrens dderbyniwyd Good Quality of the support in the homes they 'were living in Tere were several cyfnod Recommendations for gwella.

Highlighted Within the lower the increased number of review Children Who real missing from care, and lower and argymhelliad made to review and practice polisïau roof sicrhau childrens are not placed at unnecessary and increased risg of harm, cynnwys criminalisation.

Another area under scrutiny lower the number of care home places section ddarparu in Wales. CIW Recommend tattoo There Is Need for Providers and Local Authorities to sicrhau There Is Sufficiency Meet the Needs of Placements roof of childrens ac yn galluogi iddynt live close to home.

The review found tattoo and number of ALSO childrens seed Experienced several placement breakdowns Leading to a Significant number of moves, with Tese Experiences affecting eu general well-being.

The organization's Chief Inspector, Gillian Baranski commented:

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The Findings in this report sit alongside our national overview report of Those of Local Authorities' care and support for care Experienced Children and Young People, published in June 2019. It reduced the disappointing reviews are in our Findings Contained not new, and the majority of sydd donâ require ychwanegol resources to ACHIEVE. "

 

Next steps

CIW confirmed they 'yn follow up the Recommendations Contained in the two reports, and eight others gwaith roof diogel gwella in outcomes for the mwyaf vulnerable Children and Young People in Wales.

 

Findings from this report summarises the CIW National Review of Care Homes for Children Between July 2018 and March 2019. The registered care homes for review Covers a range of residential childrens darparu Placements, cynnwys residential short Breaks for disabled childrens, ond Excluding diogel darpariaeth.

 

Aims of the national review

  • Evaluate the Quality of care ddarparu for childrens and sut better they 'Promote children's well-being and Positive outcomes achieved sub promoted;
  • Reflect the Experiences and views of childrens;
  • disgrifio capacity and gwasanaethau ddarparu in Wales and sut this lower Used by local awdurdodau Elsewhere in Wales and in the UK; and
  • darparu'r an Understanding of the Challenges facing the sector Within Wales.

 

The Methodology

  • Can a self-registered Providers undertook assessment of eu rheoleiddiol;
  • CIW conducted Inspections in 56 registered care homes Across Wales refocusing on the Quality of outcomes for care Experienced childrens;
  • Voices from Care Cymru were commissioned by CIW to facilitate engagement events Across Wales with care Experienced childrens.

 

Key Findings

  • Web found MANY childrens derbyn Good Quality Care and support in the homes they 'were living.
  • Children ACHIEVE the best outcomes Where gwasanaethau darparu'r care and Clear Through therapy and education model sydd Fela.
  • Almost can Homes ddarparu and warm, Comfortable environment for childrens to live in and call their home.
  • A general its commitment to sicrhau childrens seed Positive cymdeithasol and leisure Experiences, Improving eu cymdeithasol skills, sydd servant contributing Positively roof eu overall Emotional well-being.
  • There lower angen for Providers, Local Authorities, to sicrhau There Is Sufficiency Meet the Needs of Placements roof of childrens ac yn galluogi iddynt live close to home;
  • Some were not in receipt of childrens eu entitlement of education and had been a statudol out of education for rhai amser.
  • Access to arbenigol Health Services Child and Adolescent servant Difficult particularly Mental Health Services (CAMHS).
  • In rhai areas in Wales There Is an Increasing number of Children Who real missing from care and web Identified There Is a angen to review and practice polisïau roof sicrhau childrens are not placed at unnecessary and increased risg of harm, cynnwys criminalisation.
  • Some care homes needed to ddatblygu the role of the roof support Keyworker childrens better to build eu resilience for the Future.
  • Experienced web found rhai care childrens were to Greater risg of criminalisation.
  • Mp residential care shouldnt what ystyried Positive dewis for childrens knots and mp the last nodweddion, found a number of web mp childrens seed Experienced several placement breakdowns Leading to a Significant number of moves, with Tese Experiences affecting eu general well-being.