Practice Guidance

Prospective adopters: recruitment, preparation and assessment

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Learning points Understand how the recruitment process works for prospective adopters. Learn about the timescales that underpin the two-stage assessment process. What to consider in a health assessment for prospective adopters. Contents Introduction Legislation and guidance Recruitment Timescales Wales Eligibility Informing and counselling Stage one assessment Police/ disclosure and barring service checks Health assessment of […]

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