Developing effective child care plans – 1 day

Course aim:

This one day course aims to consider best practice in child care planning for looked after children.  Lessons from research and guidance from current law and policy will be used to enable participants to explore their understanding of creative and effective care planning.

Course outcomes:

Participants will be offered the opportunity to:

  • Explore the theory and principles that underpin effective care planning.
  • Consider how assessment informs effective care plans.
  •  Use a range of methods to guide and create effective care plans.
  • Consider how to work creatively in partnership with children, parents and other disciplines.

This course will draw on materials created by the National Children’s Bureau, British Association of Adoption and Fostering & Family Futures Consortium.