Affluent parents can 'undermine' abuse investigations

By Mark Conrad | 15 May 2018

City of London Council will train social workers to deal with affluent parents after research showed they can use their status to undermine abuse investigations.

A ground-breaking study into neglect linked to affluence, commissioned by the authority, drew on feedback from 15 council areas, including unitary and county authorities.

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