Policy paper

Children’s Social Care Innovation programme

A programme that explores ways of supporting children who need help from children’s social care services.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Children's Social Care Innovation programme: overview

Rethinking support for adolescents

Rethinking children's social work

Children’s Social Care Innovation programme: slides

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The Children’s Social Care Innovation programme seeks to support the development, testing and sharing of effective ways of supporting children who need help from children’s social care services.

The documents on this page provide further information about the programme including:

  • background information on the focus areas for the programme
  • presentation slides setting out some of the analysis that informed the development of the programme

For the latest information, including on those projects that have been funded through the Innovation programme, go to the Spring Consortium website.

Published 12 February 2014
Last updated 8 August 2014 + show all updates
  1. Added link to expression of interest page on the Spring Consortium website. Also updated all documents.

  2. Added details about the deadline for the application process and what you can do if you miss it

  3. 2 updated documents and new downloads added. The forms remains unchanged.

  4. First published.