What are the key questions for audit of child protection systems and decision-making?

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Fish, Sheila
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1 November 2009
Children and Young People, Families
Social welfare
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This briefing aims to help directors of children’s services in thinking about how best to test and demonstrate the quality of practice in their area, building on the best available knowledge about focus and method. It will contribute to their informed accountability, helping ensure that their service operates sound decision-making at all levels of the organisation. The briefing is based on a combination of the research literature available and on current and developing practice.

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