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We have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children in need and to promote the upbringing of such children by their families.
We investigate all cases when people are worried that a child may be at risk of being harmed or is not being looked after properly.
Family courts have the power to make orders to protect children from harm caused by abuse or neglect.