Using this Manual
This is the procedures manual for the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Children Partnerships.Each area has it's own Local Resources area which will be used to hold their own local information in addition to the shared procedures within the manual. These can be accessed by clicking the Local Resources button on the top toolbar.
1. About this Manual
This is the procedures manual for the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Children Partnerships.
For further details, please contact The Leicestershire and Rutland Safeguarding Children Partnership Business Office.
This manual is updated on a regular basis and a summary of the changes can be accessed via the 'Amendments' button on the Home page. The next planned manual update is March 2023.If you would like to suggest a change to the procedures manual discuss your suggestion with your line manager in the first instance.
3. Local Resources
Each area has it's own Local Resources area which will be used to hold their own local information in addition to the shared procedures within the manual. These can be accessed by clicking the Local Resources button on the top toolbar.
This library is populated and maintained locally. If there is a resource that you think should be added talk in the first instance to your manager.
4. Glossary and National Contacts
The manual is accessed by readers who may find terms that they are not familiar with. Therefore, a glossary of definitions is available under the resource tab.There is also a National Contacts resource populated with details of key national agencies and organisations likely to be relevant to procedures user.
5. Regulatory Compliance
Every effort has been taken to ensure regulatory compliance. If you discover any errors or omissions, please alert your manager.
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