Guidance

Short break care: induction for carers

Information for care managers on how to provide inductions for short break carers who give respite care to disabled children.

Document

Induction guide for the short break workforce

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Details

This guide explains what to cover in a short break carer’s induction, including:

  • health, safety and communication
  • safeguarding
  • professional development
  • links to the training, support and development standards for short break carers

Information for local authorities on how to provide short break care is also available.