Working with troubled families: a guide to evidence and good practice

Guidance for local authorities and their partners on how to work with troubled families.


Working with Troubled Families: a guide to evidence and good practice

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This is a tool to help local authorities and their partners, who have asked for guidance on how best to work with troubled families, and for the evidence about family intervention to be brought together in one place.

The report looks at academic evidence, local evaluations of practice, what practitioners have told us works in their services and what families tell us makes this work different and successful for them.

Published 15 December 2012
Last updated 18 January 2013 + show all updates
  1. Updated PDF with minor correction to a table
  2. First published.