The Association of Directors of Children's Services Ltd

The Association of Directors of Children's Services Ltd - ADCS - is the national leadership association in England for statutory directors of children's services and other children's services professionals in leadership roles. More

This website contains information about the Association and its work. Included within the site are a range of publications and documents including press releases, position statements, protocols and consultation responses.

The President of ADCS 2014-15 is Alan Wood, Director of Children's Services at Hackney Council.

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ADCS Annual Conference 2015

Diary date and contact information.

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ADCS Safeguarding Pressures Research Phase 4

The latest research report from ADCS looking at the safeguarding-related pressures on local authorities.

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Alison O'Sullivan | ADCS Vice President

This week's blog
Staying Put with foster carers and in residential care

During my lifetime the world for young people has become very different. I believe it is a harsher world in terms of pressure to succeed. The opportunities and choices which were available to people a generation ago seem much harder to come by.

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For updates and summary of published outcomes click here.

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Membership

Ordinary Membership of ADCS is open to senior colleagues in local authority Children's Services departments.
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info@adcs.org.uk
0161 826 9484

The Association of Directors of Children's Services Ltd
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