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Exposure: Who Cares? Children's Homes Undercover

  • Episode: 

    1 of 1

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Wed 13 Dec 2017
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    10.40pm - 11.45pm
  • Week: 

    Week 50 2017 : Sat 09 Dec - Fri 15 Dec
  • Channel: 

    ITV
  • Status: 

    New
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Exposure: Who Cares? Children's Homes Undercover
 
It costs thousands of pounds a week to place vulnerable children in privately-run care homes - but how much care do they actually get, and where does the money go? 
 
In a year-long investigation, reporters for ITV’s Exposure strand have been undercover in homes that look after children in care. 
 
The child psychologist professor Tanya Byron tells the programme: "Because these children are invisible they have no voice and they deserve better. We have to do better."
 
Produced and directed by Esella Hawkey
Co-producer: Joe Casey
Executive producers: David Henshaw and Lesley Bonner