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Amendments

August 2018

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Confidentiality Policy This chapter has been updated in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.
Statutory Assessments (Child and Family Assessments) Additional information has been added in relation to parents with learning disabilities.
Raising Concerns at Work This link has been updated.
Recording Policy and Guidelines This chapter has been updated in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.
Access to Records / Subject Access Requests This chapter has been updated in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018
Electronic Recording of Meetings and Conversations This chapter was updated in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.
Provision of Accommodation for 16 and 17 Year Olds who may be Homeless and/or Require Accommodation This link has been updated.
Unaccompanied Migrant Children and Child Victims of Trafficking and Modern Slavery This chapter has been refreshed throughout, and additional information added in relation to trafficking and modern slavery.
Social Worker Visits to Looked After Children This chapter has been updated to set out more clearly the circumstances where visiting requirements differ from those as set out in Section 1, Normal Frequency.
Health Care Assessments and Plans New Section 12, Consent to Health Care Assessments has been added.
Leaving Care and Transition This chapter has been updated throughout in line with the Children and Social Work Act 2017.
Supervision and Support of Foster Carers The link has been updated to the Transfer of Foster Carers Protocol England.
Adoption Panel This chapter was updated in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.
New Chapters and features
Chapter Name Details
Whistleblowing Helpline - Speak Up A link has been added to this resource.
Public Concern at Work

A link has been added to this website.

Removed Chapters
  • Risk of Trafficking.


Next update: March 2019


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