This manual contains the inter-agency policies, procedures, protocols and guidance for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Safeguarding Children Board. To clarify:
- Procedures and protocols are sets of rules – they are MUST DO’s;
- Practice guidance is a tool for reflective practice, and identifies the best of current practice using current research.
In each Part, you’ll find individual Chapters/Procedures e.g. ‘ Child Protection Conferences’.
1. Assessing and Providing Help
2. Children in specific circumstances
3. Children Workforce
4. LSCB Responsibilities
|4.1||Working Together to Safeguard Children Chapter 3: Multi-agency safeguarding arrangements|
5. Learning and Improvement
|5.1||Learning and Improvement Framework||Learning and Improvement Framework|
|5.2||Serious Case Reviews|
|5.3||Child Death Overview Panel Protocol|
Updates and Amendments
This manual is regularly updated at six monthly intervals. If you are involved in writing new or editing existing chapters for this manual or would like to make a contribution, please contact the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Safeguarding Children Board Business Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
When the manual is updated and a chapter has been significantly amended or is new, it will be indicated in the Contents List and at the top of the relevant Chapter.
Where chapters have been changed solely to reflect terminology changes they have not been marked as updated.