Research and analysis

Growing up neglected: a multi-agency response to older children

This report examines the multi-agency response to older children who are living with neglect following 6 inspections of local authority areas.

Applies to England



The inspections reviewed practice in children’s social care, education, health services, the police, youth offending services and probation services.

This report is part of the programme of joint targeted area inspections which examine how well agencies are working together in local areas to help and protect children.

Areas inspected

Inspection reports for the following areas are published on the Ofsted reports website:

Published 6 July 2018