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Conducting 'safe and well' checks

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Last updated on 4 May 2017
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Is there guidance on conducting 'safe and well' checks? We relay advice on schools' responsibilities relating to home visits to check on pupils’ welfare. You will also find guidance on schools’ and LAs’ duty to conduct ‘reasonable enquiries’ into a child’s whereabouts before removing them from roll.

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  1. 1 Definition
  2. 2 Responsibility for conducting checks
  3. 3 Guidance on conducting checks
  4. 4 Duty to conduct reasonable enquiries

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