First Response and vulnerability hub
Our First Response and vulnerability hub team receives referrals and requests, completes initial assessments and recommends further involvement or support.
Location: Loughborough, Hinckley, South Wigston, and Coalville
Our Fieldwork team supports children who have child protection or child in need plans, or care proceedings.
Disabled Children’s Service
Our Disabled Children Service supports children with disabilities in Leicestershire.
Children in Care and Care Leavers
Our Children in Care and Care Leavers team supports children who are in the care of the Local Authority throughout their childhood into adulthood.
Our Adoption team assesses prospective adopters, supports children who are moving into adoptive placements, and provides long-term therapeutic support for adopted children when needed. This team also provides support for children with special guardians.
Our Fostering team assesses prospective foster carers and kinship carers, and offers long-term support for carers.
Our Safeguarding Service provides independent reviewing officers for children in care or subject to a child protection plan, providing quality assurance activity, corporate parenting service and local authority designated officer.
Practice Excellence team
Our Practice Excellence team provides support to the workforce to develop and support excellence in practice, thorough training opportunities and coaching support.