National and local strategies (best practices)
- The latest briefing from The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) on social and emotional wellbeing for children and young people (1) emphasises the importance of universal activities as a key element of a broader, multi-agency strategy to promote and support social and emotional wellbeing in children and young people.
- The Department of Health’s new Health Visiting and School Nursing Service Models define clearly how Health Visitors and School Nurses can provide input in terms of prevention, early intervention, on-going support and referral to specialist services (2)
(1) NICE 2012 Social and emotional wellbeing for children and young people.
(2) Department of Health 2014 School nursing: public health services Public health contribution of nurses and midwives: guidance
Last updated Friday, 22nd April 2016