Practice Guidance

Safeguarding disabled children

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Learning points Understand why disabled children and young people are at greater risk of neglect and abuse and recognise the indicators to be aware of in your practice, whether in a specialist or mainstream team. Get advice on safeguarding disabled children in different practice contexts, including during routine assessments and reviews and when concerns arise within or outside […]

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