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If you suspect a child is at risk of harm, please call The Contact Centre on 01744676600

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  • I understand that adoption is a good plan for children who cannot live within their birth families and that adoption can lead to good outcomes for children

  • I will contact the Service Manager for adoption when I am working with unborn children and infants where the plan is to issue care proceedings and remove the child from the parents’ care

  • Where possible I will consider ‘fostering for adoption’ or ‘concurrency’ at the earliest possible opportunity

  • I ensure that my assessments prior to planning are discussed with my Manager and approved

  • I ensure that my rationale for my decisions is clearly recorded on the child’s file

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The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) is Timba Kanengoni.

To make a referral please call the LADO Secretary on 01744 671809