Working Together to Safeguard Children guidance consultation

The Department for Education (DfE) has launched a consultation on the Working Together to Safeguard Children guidance.This consultation seeks views on three statutory guidance documents:

  • Working Together to Safeguard Children: draft guidance on what is expected of organisations, individually and jointly, to safeguard and promote the welfare of children;
  •  Managing Cases: the Framework for the Assessment of Children in Need and their Families: draft guidance on undertaking assessments of children in need; and
  •  Statutory Guidance on Learning and Improvement: proposed new arrangements for Serious Case Reviews (SCRs), reviews of child deaths and other learning processes led by Local Safeguarding Children Boards (LSCBs).

Take part in the consultation

The closing Date for the consultation is 4 September 2012.

Updated June 2012