Children in care and care leavers placed in Southwark by other local authorities
Notifications, consultations and services offered in Southwark
Local authorities placing children in care and/or care leavers in Southwark are required to complete a Child notification form (pdf, 61kb). Send the form to Southwark Council at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A child notification form
(pdf, 61kb) also needs to be completed where a local authority needs to notify Southwark Council of a change of address for the child or young person or where a child or young person is leaving Southwark.
Where a local authority is planning to place a child as a "distant" placement, the local authority is a required to consult Southwark Council about this proposed placement. Details of the placement, including the intended address of the placement, should be emailed to email@example.com.
Where children in care and care leavers are placed in Southwark by other local authorities, the council and local health partners provide a range of resources and facilities that can be accessed. These are detailed in Southwark Council's guidance for other local authorities.
Page last updated: 12 October 2017