Useful links

Somerset Early Help Strategy

Somerset’s Children and Young People’s Plan

Resolving Professional Differences Protocol
Transparency, openness and a willingness to understand and respect individual and agency views are core aspects of safe multi-agency / inter-agency working

SSCB – Somerset Safeguarding Children Board
The Somerset Safeguarding Children Board (SSCB) is the statutory, multi-agency partnership with responsibility for coordinating, monitoring and challenging all activity relating to safeguarding children and young people living in Somerset.

Somerset Choices – Home
Local care and services to help you choose the right care and support Includes Somerset’s Local Offer

SHARE Somerset
Schools Health and Emotional Resilience Education SHARE – building emotion resilience in the community. Collaborative working CAMHS, Somerset Partnership Trust and EHCAP Ltd

Step-up Step-down Protocol
This protocol describes the application of ‘Step Up’ and ‘Step Down’ mechanisms across Somerset to ensure a seamless journey for children, young people and their families through services

Somerset Think Family Strategy 2018 – 2019
Families are the building blocks of our communities. As well as providing for the current generation, families bring up the children who will be the future of Somerset.

Effective Support for Children & Families (Thresholds)

SSCB Somerset Neglect Toolkit

SSCB Somerset Neglect Strategy

SSCB Local Protocols and Guidance

Young Carer Needs Assessment Guidance Notes