Miranda Walcott
Journal of Health Visiting, Vol. 5, Iss. 8, 16 Aug 2017, pp 410 - 412

This article explores whether a service that offers intensive
support for families of children with a child protection
plan has a positive effect on outcomes. It will examine the
work of the Edge of Care health team, comprising a health
practitioner, key workers, social care assistant and nursery
nurse, in safeguarding children. The service key workers
manage a range of issues, including housing, learning
disabilities, probation, behavioural support, social work,
and drug and alcohol support.

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