Joint inspections of the response to children experiencing neglect: May to December 2017

Guidance for inspectors and inspection reports for joint targeted area inspections of local area services.


Guidance for joint targeted area inspections on the theme: children living with neglect

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Joint targeted area inspections include a ‘deep dive’ investigation – an evaluation of children and young people’s experiences. This changes periodically to investigate different themes in detail. The theme for May to December 2017 is response to children experiencing neglect.

These documents should be read alongside the framework and guidance for the joint inspection of arrangements and services for children in need of help and protection.

  • Bristol inspection report published December 2017
  • Cheshire West and Chester inspection report published November 2017
  • Peterborough inspection report published August 2017
  • Wokingham inspection report published July 2017