The government announced a new initiative for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children to be resettled in the UK from Greece, Italy and France. children registered in Greece, Italy or France before 20 March to be eligible for resettlement government to work with local authorities on plans to resettle unaccompanied children programme to […]

Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children to be resettled from Europe

Responding to the Children’s Society report on support for migrant children, Cllr David Simmonds, Chairman of the Local Government Association’s Asylum, Refugee and Migration Task Group, said: “Councils have a strong track record of supporting refugees and asylum seekers, including children in need of additional support, children travelling alone and […]

LGA Responds to The Children’s Society Report