By Josie Keam This blog is a summary of the most recent CASCADE Voices Young People’s Advisory Group session which took place in March 2024.   In my second week in my new role as Children, Young People, and Family Involvement Worker, Rachael and myself planned and led the March CASCADE Voices session with the young… Read More

Study highlights inequalities between women and men in their chances of having their children taken into care

The study used existing data collected by social services and health services in Wales to look at the households children were living in before they entered care. Those households were then compared to the rest of the households in Wales from which no children entered care.  It focused particularly on the sorts of problems that… Read More

New Study provides insights into the Safeguarding Children with Burns

The study, the first of its kind to examine the decision-making and multidisciplinary collaboration with professional groups in the context of paediatric burn injuries, was led by researchers from the Division of Population Medicine at Cardiff University and the Children’s Social Care Research and Development Centre (CASCADE).  The study, funded by Health and Care Research… Read More

Vacant Jobs

We are pleased to announce that six job opportunities are currently available at CASCADE and CARE. If you are contemplating a transition in your career and wish to join our team, we encourage you to consider applying for one of these positions. The Children’s Social Care Research and Development Centre (CASCADE) is an organization that aims… Read More