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1

What is the aim of the state?

To help children get back to not being supported by the state. Race car analogy

2

When is intervention required?

When something causes a family to be dysfunctional

3

What does s16 of the 1995 Act state?

The overarching principles

4

What is a child in need

S93 of 1995 act

5

What must local authority do?

Safeguard and promote the welfare of children in need

Legal duty to intervene

Job to promote positive upbringing

6

What is an accommodated child?

Child removed form the family home and given accommodation

All accom are looked after but not all looked after are accom

7

What is a CPO

Child protection order. Immediate protection

8

Where’s the legislation?

S37-54 is the Children’s Hearing Act 2011

9

If made by local authority what must it follow?

S38(2) of the 2011

10

What does s37 state?

The effect of a successful CPO

11

What does s52 state?

Terminated after 24 hours or after 6 days of person not retrieved

12

What else is there?

Child assessment order CAO as per s35

13

What is an exclusion order?

Can exclude people form the family home as per s.76 met

Also interim exclusion orders

14

What is a permanence order?

Allows child to live elsewhere until childhood ends

As per s80 2007 act

Adoption order too as per s14