Homeless teen turned away by Doncaster social workers when she turned to them for help
A Yorkshire teenager, who claimed she was being physically and emotionally abused by her father, was turned away by Doncaster children’s services when she asked for help – and told to go back home.
Ombudsman calls for fair treatment of children with SEN
Fair treatment for children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) is being called for by the Local Government Ombudsman (LGO) in a new report.
Pensioner denied chance to die at home beside his brother
A retired South Yorkshire miner was prevented from going home to die beside the brother he had lived with his whole life, because of a string of errors by the five organisations tasked with looking after him, an investigation has found.