Professor Eileen Munro is writing today to Directors of Children's Services and chief executives with a call for evidence of local innovations and new approaches to child protection as well as improved front-line social work practice.
Please see her letter and the templates for responses. A joint letter from Professor Munro and Marion Davis to DCSs and a further letter and template directed specifically to children and young people are also available on the website.
Professor Munro particularly wants to hear about examples of; identifying and helping children and young people in need; improved social work practice in assessing and helping children, young people and their families; strategies for assisting social workers; strategies for shared learning; approaches to case discussions; and improvements in transparency.
To supply evidence of good practice for consideration by Professor Munro in her review of child protection by Friday 30 July, 2010.
Telephone: 0370 000 2288
Response template for the Call for Evidence.
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Children and young people's response template for Call to Evidence.
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Access to Professor Munro's reports, updates, and background information about the independent review.