Involving dads in social work practice- NSPCC guidance

 

The NSPCC’s Impact and evidence series features a blog by Karen Bateson, Development and Impact Manager, who explains the importance of engaging fathers in social work practice. Tips include: make sure you know dad’s name and how to contact him; if dad is absent, ask about him; be inclusive of all parents including fathers and same sex parents.

Source: NSPCC  Date: 25 September 2017

“My confidence in making referrals has definitely increased and I feel I am in a better position to effectively engage with the child protection process.

“Perfectly prepared me for my next court case.