Guidance on Health Assessments for Looked After Children in Scotland

This guidance has been produced to assist those involved in carrying out health assessments of our looked after children and young people. It sets out the minimum standardised elements of a health care pathway which we would expect Boards to implement in collaboration with local authorities and other organisations.

Annex D

Links to Further Information

CEL 16 (2009): Implementation of Action 15 of the Looked After Children and Young People: We Can and Must Do Better Report

Supporting Young People's Health & Wellbeing - A Summary of Scottish Government Policy

We Can and Must Do Better

Health for All Children 4: Guidance on Implementation in Scotland

A New Look at HALL 4

The Scottish Child Health Programme: Guidance on the 27-30 month child health review

Equally Well

Better Health, Better Care

A Pathway of Care for Vulnerable Families (0-3)

A Guide to Implementing Getting it right for every child: Messages from pathfinders and learning partners

A Capability Framework for Nurses who Care for Children and Young People who are Looked After Away from Home

Looked After Children: Knowledge, skills and competences of health care staff - Intercollegiate Role Framework

Looked After Children (Scotland) Regulations 2009

Guidance on the Looked After Children (Scotland) Regulations 2009

These Are Our Bairns: A guide for community planning partnerships on being a good corporate parent

Looked After Children in Glasgow and Scotland: A Health Needs Assessment

Attachment Matters for All - An Attachment Mapping Exercise for Children's Services in Scotland



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