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The term Accommodated normally refers to a child for whom the local authority has provided accommodation, with parental consent, under Section 20 of the Children Act 1989.

However, a child is also accommodated if accommodation is arranged by the local authority for a child who is subject to Police Protection, Remanded or otherwise Lawfully Detained.

A child is also accommodated if s/he is subject to a Supervision Order with a Residence requirement. All children who are accommodated come within the definition of Looked After.


Our independent inspections have consistently identified that one of the strengths of Acorn House is the comprehensive and excellent support to our foster carers ... read more

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