After the investigation - what happens next?

Question:
After the investigation - what happens next?
Answer:

Children & Families Services may do one or more of the following:-

  • Take no further action.

  • Offer you advice and help. This help may also be provided by other professionals or organisations.

  • Arrange a meeting to decide what will happen next. (This is called an Initial Child Protection Conference - go to /Publications/ for further rinformation on Initial Child Protection Conferences and Core Groups).

  • If it is absolutely necessary, take legal action in order to protect your child.