Dear Care Quality Commission,
I am interested in figures relating to children being cared for by a parent who has a serious addiction to alcohol or drugs.
I would like to know how many families have had intervention from the social and how many children are needed to be placed in care whilst their parent recovers.
I would also like to know if there are any procedures currently in place to check on families who have had such difficulties, on a regular basis to ensure that children are being kept safe.
13 March 2013
Our Ref: CQC IAT 2012 0259
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