Early Help Assessment Journey – resources for practitioners

Early Help is intervening early and as soon as possible to tackle problems emerging for children, young people and their families or with a population most at risk of developing problems. Effective intervention may occur at any point in a child or young person’s life.”

All the information and resources to support practitioners with the Early Help Assessment Journey can be found in the Early Help Practitioner zone – which is part of Help and Support Manchester.  Information about Levels of Need can be found in our multi-agency Decisions Framework resource.

Resources include:

Early Help Assessment e-learning course
Manchester City Council are committed to supporting partner agencies who undertake Early Help Assessments.

As part of their shared training and information resources, an Early Help Assessment e-learning course is now available.

Currently free of charge to partners, this training opportunity will provide:

For details on how to access this unique learning opportunity please email: a.gilfillan@manchester.gov.uk

Early Help One Stop Shop interactive pdf
The Early Help One Stop Shop (The Sequel) has been produced to provide quick links to additional training materials for everyone to use:

Early Help Updates
Regular updates provide the most current information and support resources – find these in the information leaflets section of the Early Help Practitioner zone

You can also follow Early Help on Twitter @earlyhelpmcr

Early Help Hubs
Practitioners who require further support or advice should contact their local Early Help Hub:


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