Research and analysis

Children's care monitor 2011: children on the state of social care in England

This report brings together the views of 1,895 children and young people on the performance of care services in 2011.



The children who took part in the survey were receiving services from 168 different social care services across England. They included 72 local authorities, 22 independent fostering agencies, 20 independent children’s homes, 15 boarding schools, 30 residential special schools and 10 residential further education colleges. All the services are listed in the appendix at the end of the report.

Published 24 February 2012