Amber Peat inquest: Mother gave 'little consideration' for welfare

The mother and stepfather of a 13-year-old girl who hanged herself gave "very little, if any, consideration" to her welfare, a coroner has said.

The mother and stepfather of a 13-year-old girl who hanged herself gave "very little, if any, consideration" to her welfare, a coroner has said.

Amber Peat's mum and stepdad also demonstrated little "emotional warmth" towards her, Coroner Laurinda Bower added.

Returning a narrative conclusion, she said agencies missed 11 opportunities which may have prevented Amber's death.

Amber's mother, Kelly Peat, said she had been "the best parent" she could.

Ms Bower considered...
source: BBC

2019-02-23 00:14
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