Amendments

May 2021

Updated Chapters
Chapter Title Details
Information Sharing This section of the manual has been updated to reflect the revised guidance on information contained in Working Together to Safeguard Children.
Recognising Abuse and Neglect This guidance has been updated to reflect changes from the revised Working Together to Safeguard Children.
Referring Safeguarding Concerns This guidance has been updated to reflect changes from the revised Working Together to Safeguard Children.
Preparation for Leaving Care A link to the Joint Housing Protocols for Care Leavers: good practice advice (DfE and MHCLG) has been added.
New Chapters and Features
Chapter Title Details
Child Criminal Exploitation and County Lines This new guidance provides information on Child Criminal Exploitation, including county lines. It describes the signs and indicators that children are being exploited, and offers guidance for staff in Children's Homes on how they can respond to keep children safe from harm linked to criminal exploitation.

Next update: November 2021


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