This Assessment Threshold Handout for Children Act 1989: Section 47, Child Protection & Child in Need has been created to help develop good practice and support social workers define and identify threshold under the Children Act.
- Definition & triggers under the Children Act 1989
- Section 17: Child In Need
- Section 47 Enquiry
- Child Protection
- Including: Neglect, Physical Abuse, Emotional Abuse & Sexual Abuse.