Ruth is a heroin addict and works as a prostitute to pay for her addiction. She has two children, Daniel aged 13, and Ellie aged 2. Ruth has never been married, nor has she ever entered into a parental responsibility agreement with either of the children’s fathers. She does not know who Daniel’s father is. Ellie’s father is also a heroin addict. He has no interest in his daughter…………….Advise Ruth as to what powers the Local Authority has in terms of protection for the children. Advise as to both the short term and long term options. (You are not required to consider adoption)