Digital copy of Extracts from a Strategy Report on Children and Families by Health and Social Services. Undated, c. 15 November 1995.

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November 15th 1995 - November 15th 1995

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Describes the philosophy and principles of Health and Social Services, outlining its aims and objectives with reference to the Strategic Policy Review titled 2000 and Beyond, setting out beneficial effects for the island on success of the preventative strategy of the service. Outlines the main beliefs underpinning the preventative policy regarding the duties of parents, families and the States of Jersey in the upbringing of children, sets out policies to support the provision of service of the highest quality and standard, and outlines challenges to the services. Includes details about gaps in service provision in respect of: conciliation services; after-school care and specialised day care; adolescent preventative service; residential assessment and treatment facility for adolescents with mental health problems; necessary input from visiting consultant child and adolescent psychiatrists; special needs social work support; social work support for ethnic minorities; support for young persons aged 18 to 25; independent youth counselling; and information services including public information and planning. Includes a draft strategy which includes sections on key issues and policies in the future and priorities for investment.


Adult Psychiatric Unit
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service
Children's Service
Dorset Healthcare National Health Service Trust
Health and Social Services
National Health Service
Probation Service
Robin Ward, Jersey General Hospital
States of Jersey


Dorset | Jersey General Hospital | adolescents | child protection | childcare | Children | children's homes | children's services | Committees | Education | health visitors | IJCI | mental health | policies | Portuguese | procedures | psychologists | psychiatrists | referrals | residential care | Schools | social services | social work | special needs | strategies | therapy


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