Research and analysis

Daybreak family group conferencing

Report on the effect of family group conferencing (FGC) on families who had received a letter of intent to start care proceedings.


Daybreak Family Group Conferencing: children on the edge of care


The Daybreak project aimed to:

  • improve the quality of FGCs
  • reduce court costs and delays
  • include children in decision making
  • divert children from care when safe to do so
Published 6 July 2017