Research and analysis

A partnership approach to early help for families in need of support

This publication was withdrawn on 22 August 2016

This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.

Ofsted good practice example showing how Nottinghamshire County Council coordinates early help for families in need of targeted support.



This example shows how Nottinghamshire County Council has created groups of professionals from a range of backgrounds to work in Joint Access Teams. Through regular meetings designed to coordinate early help to families in need of targeted support, the workforce is better informed about local services and improved collaborative practices with a broad range of partners.