Department for Education: The Stable Home, Built on Love, Strategy and Consultation

Closed 11 May 2023

Opened 22 Mar 2023


This consultation is seeking views on proposals to reform children’s social care.
The Stable Home, Built on Love, Strategy and Consultation responds to recommendations made by three independent reviews.
The Department of Education is seeking views on their proposed response to various recommendations, including:

  • Support and protection for children and families
  • Support for kinship carers and wider family networks
  • Reforms to the experience of being in care, including corporate parenting
  • Support for the workforce
  • Delivery and system reform


  • Bramhall North
  • Cheadle Hulme South
  • Hazel Grove
  • Heald Green
  • Heatons North
  • Heatons South
  • Manor
  • Marple North
  • Offerton
  • Reddish North
  • Reddish South


  • Stockport Council Activities
  • Carers
  • Public Health
  • Children and young people
  • Children with disabilities
  • Children's centres/Early years
  • Looked after children
  • Schools/education
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Youth Services
  • Carers
  • Schools