Best interests case practice model - summary guide

This guide provides a foundation for working with children, including the unborn child, young people and families.

The guide aims to reflect the new case practice directions arising from the Children,Youth and Families Act 2005 (CYFA) and the Child Wellbeing and Safety Act 2005. Designed to inform and support professional practice in family services, child protection and placement and support services, the model aims to achieve successful outcomes for children and their families.

Find more information in the Best interests case practice model - summary guide on the Child Protection Manual website.