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Residential Parenting Assessment Placements

For each referral the centre receives, a risk assessment will be carried out to find out if the centre can meet the needs of the family being referred and that accepting the referral will not disrupt the stability of the families already living in the centre. The centre will ensure a placement planning meeting is held on the day of admission or no later than 72 hours for emergency placements. The centre will hold a planning meeting with the placing authority and the parents. The purpose of the meeting is to:

The main remit of this assessment is: