The Knowledge Bank is a website developed by the Children's Partnership to support the VCSE sector by providing access to useful sources of information, evidence, research and knowledge. On this website, you will find:
Our Themes: an overview of the current policy and legislation, statistics, research and practice of our key themes, Adoption and Children in Care, and Early Years and Childcare, as well as some of the cross-cutting themes.
Knowledge Exchange: details of the knowledge functions, such as research, policy, training, and publications, of our partners and other key organisations.
In Focus: a regular themed section featuring a key topic or publication.
Knowledge Makes Change: current and past issues of our monthly newsletter which focuses on news, research, evidence, policy and practice - from our partners, government and from the wider children's sector.
Children's Partnership Resources: briefings and other publications produced by the Children's Partnership and partners.
About the Children's Partnership
The Partnership delivers unrivalled policy and practice expertise through collaborations with Barnardo's, the Family and Childcare Trust, NAVCA, NVCO, NCVYS and NSPCC to increase capacity and improve outcomes for children, young people and families.
Working from an evidence and early intervention-based perspective the Partnership develops and supports innovative and effective approaches through knowledge exchange and cross-sector working; providing high-quality policy and delivery advice to government; and working with the grass-roots children's VCSE sector in a wider sustainable partnership to drive transformational change.