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LeicestershireChildren and Family Service Procedures Manual

Local Resources

This local resource section is populated and maintained locally. If there is a resource that you think should be added talk in the first instance to your manager.

Policies
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Policy and guidance on the use of theraputic interventions April 2018
Supported Lodgings Placements Scheme Policy and Guidance January 2018
Policy on Delegation of Authority November 2016
Family and Friends Care policy October 2016
Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
All Children
Policy Values and Principles
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Growing Safety Practice Notebook June 2018
Education, employment and training Engagement strategy December 2017
Growing Quality in Social Care October 2017
SOS Practice Framework June 2017
SOS main page December 2016
Signs of Safety Checklist of good practice June 2017
1.2.5 Transfer of work between teams October 2016
Signs of Safety Danger Statements October 2016
Sign of Safety group supervision process October 2016
Signs of Safety Perfect Pods Wiki leaks April 2016
Signs of Safety Perfect Pods guidance October 2016
Supervision Policy for Staff November 2016
Voice strategy 2016-2018 June 2017
Voice action plan 2016-2018 June 2017
Workforce strategy 2016 June 2017
Early Help
Title: When Inserted:
Early Help Quality Assurance documents April 2017
Early Help Crime Documents December 2016
Early Help workforce process documents December 2016
Early Help Voice Documents updated August 2017
Early Help Adults & YP out of work documents January 2017
Early Help Domestic Abuse documents January 2018
Early Help Education documents January 2018
Early Help Children who need help documents December 2016
Early Help Health information December 2016
Early Help Policies on Intranet test sheet December 2016
Early Help SEND resources August 2017
Thresholds
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Contacts and referrals for Leicestershire - Also see practice standards February 2018
Children's Social Care - Assessment and Planning
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Difference between written agreements and a Safety Plan March 2018
First response emergency placement form November 2016
Family Care and Protect meetings February 2017
Disabled children Service assesment checklist November 2016
Children in Need
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Children in Need Practice Guidance April 2018
Legal Proceedings
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Complaints and Whistleblowing
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Notifications
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Safeguarding and Child Protection
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Strengthening Families
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Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Complex Care Panel Workflow v1 November 2017
Need to know form template November 2016
Pod meeting template November 2016
Practice Standards
Title: When Inserted:
Leicestershire Practice Standards June 2018
Case Management and Recording
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Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Children in Particular Circumstances
Children with Disabilities
Title: When Inserted:
DCS Eligability Criteria May 2018
Children from Abroad
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Homelessness
Title: When Inserted:
Homeless 16 and 17 year old housing protocol June 2017
Young people presenting as homeless guidance June 2017
Family and Friends Care
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Private Fostering
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Young Carers
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Leicestershire Young carers information June 2017
Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Family and Friend Guide for Carers October 2016
Child Arrangement Order and SGO Allowances guidance October 2016
Connected and SGO processes flowchart October 2016
Private fostering - Declaration of suitability to foster children January 2017
Private fostering - consent for the completion of checks January 2017
Private fostering - Health check consent form January 2017
Private fostering - designated manager suitablility to private foster carers January 2017
Private fostering - health history of a child January 2017
Private fostering - letter 1 to carers January 2017
Private fostering - Letter 2 to parents January 2017
Private fostering - letter 3 to Child or Young person January 2017
Private fostering - Letter 4 Designated manager January 2017
Private fostering - Notification to LA January 2017
Looked After Children
Decision to Look After and Care Planning
Title: When Inserted:
Permanence panel checklist and guidance v10 June 2018
Permanence panel terms of reference March 2018
Care Planning and Decision Making Guidance February 2018
Children's decision making panel terms of reference March 2018
New Decision making panel process March 2018
Options for permanence guidance and S20 guidance Feb 2018
S20 Practice Guide 2016 November 2016
Placements
Title: When Inserted:
Monitoring and Reviews
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IRO QA alert October 2017
Statutory Visit pro forma guidance v1.1 June 2018
Secure accomodation review procedure December 2016
Contact and Overnight Stays
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Education, School Trips and Holidays
Title: When Inserted:
Personal Education Plan (PEP) Process October 2016
Application for LAC term time holiday December 2016
Health and Wellbeing
Title: When Inserted:
Initial Health Assessment (IHA) Process April 2018
SDQ Guidance Notes December 2016
SDQ Process for Health assessments March 2017
SDQ process handy reminder July 2017
Change of Name and Marriage
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Leaving Care and Transition
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Process for the closure of Care Leavers to Children’s services November 2016
Youth Offending
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Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Suitable accomodation protocol November 2017
Policy on Delegation of Authority November 2016
Delegated Authority Tool for carers March 2018
Placement of a Child in care with Parents procedure for Leicestershire November 2016
Placement of a Child in care with Parents form October 2016
Placements of a Child in Care with Parents agreement October 2016
Template letter for background info on parents child alaced with, November 2016
Notifications of LAC procedure.doc November 2016
Notifications of LAC from other LA November 2016
Draft letter to Childrens home managers November 2016
Notification of placement in other LA November 2016
Fostering and Adoption
Fostering Services
Title: When Inserted:
Journey for New Foster carer applicants February 2018
Foster Carer Training, Support and Development Standards June 2018
Fostering recruitment business rules October 2017
Financial Assessment Request work instructions - Placement Support Service January 2018
LCC Foster Carer Brochure August 2017
Fostering Postcard May to Octrober August 2017
Fostering Supported Lodgings Leaflet 03 August 2017
Foster Carer Supervision practice guidance November 2016
End of fostering placement process template January 2017
End of fostering placement process v4 June 2017
Foster Carer chronology policy March 2017
Appendix A Template Foster Carer chronology March 2017
Fostering Customer Relationship Management process April 2017
Adoption and Permanence
Title: When Inserted:
Achieving Permanency Flowchart – Long Term Fostering (revised 20th February 2018) February 2018
Adoption and Kinship support policy January 2018
Adoption Recruitment Business Rules And Standards For The Recruitment Of Adopters December 2017
Special Guardianship
Title: When Inserted:
Special guardianship passport supoort guide for carers October 2016
Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Medical Advisor advice March 2018
CONSENT TO DISCLOSURE OF MEDICAL INFORMATION (INCLUDING INFORMATION ABOUT PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCES March 2018
CONSENT FOR GP TO DISCLOSE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION March 2018
Form AH Adult Health Report March 2018
Birth parent support leaflet. June 2017
Support for Birth Parents June 2017
4.2.1 Placement with parents procedure November 2016
Child Arrangement Order and Special Guardianship Order Allowances Guidance October 2016
Kinship Viability Assessment and Referral Form: October 2016
Special Guardianship Passport support guide for carers October 2016
Foster Carer Supervision form part 1 October 2016
Foster Carer Supervision form part 2 October 2016
Foster Carer Supervision form part 3 November 2016
Monthly SOS Foster Carer Supervision November 2016
Discretionary Payment Fostering and Adoption. March 2018
The sections below should not be used by staff
Appendices
Title: When Inserted:
Forms, Templates, Checklists
Title: When Inserted:
Collecting Voice poster - you said:we did August 2017
Early Help Practice Guidance July 2016
Return Interview - Quick Guide.doc December 2016
Missing Children Protocol Return Interviews - October 2016.docx December 2016
Listening support service protocol December 2016
Vision Support Service December 2016
SEND transport 5 - 16 year olds December 2016
Schooling for children with medical needs December 2016
School Transport for 5 - 19 year olds December 2016
Physical Disabilities Support Team December 2016
How do I access Early Years SEN inclusion service December 2016
Home educating a child December 2016
Hearing Support Service December 2016
Further education for SEND 16 years December 2016
Autism outreach December 2016
Applying for school place or moving to a different school December 2016
Appealing against a school decision December 2016
Additional help for pre school with SEN December 2016
Support for a child affected by domestic abuse December 2016
Support for family affected by child on parent abuse December 2016
Support for 13plus experiencing intimate abuse December 2016
Domestic Abuse and Safeguarding Concerns December 2016
Services for people affected by Domestic Abise December 2016
General adivce about Domestic Abuse December 2016
Quick Guide Access to DWP services December 2016
Foodbanks list December 2016
Benefits to work December 2016
Acronyms Benefits December 2016
Debt and Finance December 2016
Help to get into work if sick or disabled December 2016
Ex-Offenders December 2016
Substance Misuse December 2016
Support if you are a victim of DV or Abuse December 2016
Work Clubs December 2016
Sanctions and Benefits affected December 2016
Tax Credits, DLA, PIP December 2016
Working Age Benefits December 2016
MAking a ferral to Turning Point December 2016
CAMHS Family Therapy referral form December 2016
Support with Stopping smoking December 2016
Support for Adults and Young people with Sustance missue December 2016
Sexual Health Services for Adults and YP December 2016
Teen Health December 2016
collecting voice from 0 - 18 month olds December 2016
What is Voice December 2016
Voice Network December 2016
Useful links December 2016
• United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child December 2016
Regional Voice Group December 2016
Local Offer December 2016
How can I best listen to families December 2016
Good example stories - Voice collection December 2016
CYCLe December 2016
Case Note Template December 2016
Case Summary Assessment December 2016
Checklist for assessed intensive intervention December 2016
Checklist for Assessed Targeted Intervention (up to 4 months involvement) december 2016
CHECKLIST FOR BRIEF INTERVENTION (UPTO 6 WEEKS OR 6 SESSIONS) December 2016
Closure Summary - brief intervention December 2016
CSE information sharing tool December 2016
CSE risk assessment December 2016
Dash forms for children and adults December 2016
• Early help quality assurance and improvement framework December 2016
Parental consent form December 2016
Signs of safety form December 2016
Signs of wellbeing assessment form December 2016
Unable to contact you letter December 2016
Crime reporting ASB - (Leics Police) december 2016
• Free support for victims of Rape, sexual abuse or sexual violence December 2016
• Victim support for people with mental health issues December2016
Victim First - Vcitim support (Leics Police) December 2016
Victim Support volunteers December 2016
Young people with mental health issues suspected of crime December 2016
Youth Offending Service (Prevention) December 2016
Early Help process for brief intervention December 2016
Early Help Process for intensive Intervention December 2016
Early Help process for Targeted Intervention December 2016
SLF Youth Worker Process for Targeted Intervention March 2017
SLF Youth Worker Process for Brief Intervention December 2016
Checklist of good practice December 2016
Improvement plan on a page June 2017