Membership is only open to Independent LSCB Chairs, and to complete the registration form and access the private membership area follow this link
LSCBs - information and resources
The Association launched its LSCB Chairs' Induction Toolkit in our Private Members Area
. A helpful toolkit to provide in one place a range of information about the core areas of a Chairs role and where they might find practice exemplars.
New AILC report - Further to the DFE publishing:
Safeguarding Practioners: Information Sharing Advice:
Keeping Children Safe in Education
Working Together Revisions
The Association has produced a new report that lists the references to LSCBs within these reports. Click here for AILC's repor
AILC report - An analysis of recent Ofsted judgements and themes re LSCBs can be found in our Private Members Area
, this is very helpful reading and as a checklist, prior to Ofsted inspections of LSCBs.
Useful documents to strengthen the effectiveness of LSCBs
The requirement under Working Together to publish Serious Case Reviews
Duty to publish SCRs
SCRs and the Independent Panel process
At-a-glance thematic SCR briefings
highlighting the learning from Serious Case Reviews.
The regulations for undertaking Child Death Overviews are set out in Chapter 5 of Working Together
CDOP information and resources, here
Contact details for CDOPs here
Adfam recently published Medications in Drug Treatment: Tackling the Risks to Children.
This research found 20 Serious Case Reviews in the last decade involving the ingestion of drug treatment medicines by children; 17 of these were undertaken in 2008-13. An executive summary, and the full version of this report is available on this link