Social Workers Visiting Children In School

Natasha Phillips made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Health and Social Care

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Natasha Phillips

Dear Department of Health,

Please could you provide the law and/or policy which currently allows social workers to visit children at school during school hours for the purposes of either interviewing children about child protection matters, or to remove them from the school premises.

Yours faithfully,

Natasha Phillips
Researching Reform

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