Putting children first: our vision for children’s social care
How the government will reform children's social care in England.
Ref: DFE-00158-2016 PDF, 5.88MB, 72 pages
Ref: DFE-00350-2016 PDF, 2.89MB, 163 pages
This paper sets out the government’s reform programme for children’s social care in England over the next 5 years.
It builds on a previous policy paper: ‘children’s social care reform: a vision for change’.
The ‘Report for social work assessment and accreditation system: proof of concept’ examines the new assessment and accreditation system for child and family social workers.
An equalities impact assessment of social work assessment and accreditation reform is also available.
Published: 4 July 2016
Updated: 20 December 2016
- Added a report on the proof of concept and a link to the impact assessment on the new assessment and accreditation system for child and family social workers.
- First published.