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Other key national child protection guidance

icon National Guidance on Joint Investigative Interviewing of Child Witnesses in Scotland 2011 [1Mb] - Scottish Government National guidance for police officers and social workers who are carrying out joint investigative interviews with children or young people.

icon National Guidance and Framework for Child Protection Learning and Development in Scotland 2012 [2Mb] - Scottish Government National guidance and framework for child protection staff learning and development.

National Risk framework to support the assessment of children and young people 2012 - Scottish Government national risk assessment framework guidance and supporting online toolkit for child protection to support practitioners in identifying and acting on child protection risks in children and young people.

icon National Guidance for Child Protection: Protecting Disabled Children from Abuse and Neglect 2014 [5Mb] - Scottish Government national guidance for the protection of disabled children from abuse and neglect.

icon National Guidance for CPCs; Conducting Significant Case Reviews 2015 [9Mb] - Scottish Government national guidance for CPCs when conducting significant case reviews.

icon Care Inspectorate Practice Guide: Chronologies 2017 [294Kb] - Care Inspectorate national practice guidance to chronologies based on previous national inspection findings.