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West BerkshireChildren's Services Procedures Manual

Welcome to the West Berkshire Children's Services Procedures Manual


Welcome to West Berkshire Children's Services Procedures Manual which is produced and maintained in partnership with tri.x.

  • Procedures (previously called contents) – contains the procedures that meet the national social work requirements required by the legislation and statutory guidance;
  • Practice Guidance on the toolbar (previously called Local Resources) contains local guidance, tools and other information that supports and complements the main procedures. It is important that you use this area;
  • The Multi-Agency Pan Berkshire Safeguarding Procedures be accessed from the button on the top toolbar titled West Berkshire LSCP Procedures.
    The Berkshire West SCP Website also has a range of guidance on safeguarding topics that are relevant to your work.

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The 'Using this Manual' guidance explains how this manual works, and sets out the latest amendments.

For more information about this manual, please contact csmanageradmin@westberks.gov.uk.

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