Practice Guidance

Working Together statutory guidance: how it affects your social work role

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Contents How does Working Together 2015 operate? Are there any hard-edged requirements? Early help assessments Referrals, thresholds, statutory assessments and interventions Local assessment protocols Plans and reviews Child protection procedures Organisational responsibilities Local safeguarding children boards What is the status of Working Together 2015? Supplementary guidance What about Wales? A new version of Working Together was published in July 2018 – you can find the latest version here. This guide will be fully updated shortly. Main changes from the 2015 guidance include removing the express requirement for […]

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