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Childhood neglect: Scenario 3 Children’s Social Care (part 1)

Good morning, Duty Team, Paul Roberts speaking. Good morning. I hope I’m through to the right department. I wanted to make a referral to Children’s Social Services. Okay, you’re through to the right person. Let me start by taking your name. It’s Emily Jones. I’m a health visitor for the family. I’m based at the… Read More »

Horoscope for an Aries Mom | Parents

The Aries mom is independent, honest and full of energy. Of course, being a mom isn’t your entire identity. You had a life before kids and you intend to keep one, even after you have a little one running around. You’re great at discipline, and your kids know darn well that no means no. You’re… Read More »

Childhood neglect: Mabina Akhtar’s story

Why does the health visitor keep calling round to see me? I’m getting very tired of this now and I would like some privacy. I don’t understand why she wants to see Waseem. He’s fine and she can see that. My house is immaculately clean, surely she can see that. There isn’t a thing out… Read More »

Childhood neglect: Scenario 4 Social Work Manager (part 1)

Right, then, that’s two cases done. Let’s move on now to the Henderson Miller Taylor family. How are things going? You’ve been on it for, what, six months now? Yes, it is around six months but despite the support we’ve put in place things really haven’t improved much. But you did an assessment surely? And… Read More »

Horoscope for an Aries Baby | Parents

Whoa, the Aries child is a little bundle of energy. So it’s no surprise he’ll be a natural born leader, independent and confident. This also means he’ll want to do as much as possible without your help. And that’s a good thing, whether he’s feeding himself or attempting to get dressed, he’s learning important life… Read More »

Childhood neglect: Scenario 2 Specialist Child Protection Nurse (part 2)

– Hey, Kate. – Hello, Sarah. – Can I grab a quick word? – Yes, go ahead. I’ve got some concerns about a child called Kimberley Miller. She lives on the local estate and her parents are called Darren and Claire. I was just wondering if we could have a talk about some of the… Read More »