Search Public Guardian registers
Form to find out if someone has an attorney or deputy acting for them.
Childcare and children's social care health declaration form
Health declaration form for childminders and people who work in childcare or children's social care.
Tell Ofsted about an incident: children's social care notification form
Online form for adoption or fostering agencies, children's homes and residential family centres. Downloadable form for residential holiday schemes for disabled children.
Register as a children's social care provider: 'fit person' assessment questionnaires
Forms for assessing your fitness to be a children's social care provider. There are separate forms for children's homes.
Apply for health and wellbeing fund 2017 to 2018
Voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations (VCSE) can apply for funding to run schemes to help people access health services in the community.
Guidance and regulation
- Ofsted safeguarding policy
- No Secrets: guidance on protecting vulnerable adults in care
- Health and Social Care Act 2008: code of practice on the prevention and control of infections
- NHS continuing healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care: public information leaflet
- Local area SEND inspections: information for families
News and communications
Research and statistics
- Tuberculosis (TB): regional and devolved administration reports
- Chief Medical Officer annual report 2018: better health within reach
- Children’s homes inspections and outcomes: management information
- Patient Education / Self Management Programmes for People with Long Term Conditions 2017/18
- Priorities for adult social work research
Policy papers and consultations
- Knowledge and skills statement for social work supervisors in adult social care
- Proposal to amend the Tribunal Procedure (First-Tier Tribunal) (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber) Rules 2008
- Prison health inquiry: government response
- Community networks linking older and younger people
- Preventing homelessness through early intervention mediation
Transparency and freedom of information releases
- National Data Guardian Panel meeting minutes, 2018
- The Planning Inspectorate Framework Document
- FOI: Social care dataset as at 31 March 2018
- Ofsted corporate annual reports and accounts
- Assistive technology: research and development