Prevention and Support Service (PASS) work alongside Wrexham Local Authority Children’s Social Care teams and is guided by them through a referral process what appropriate work is undertaken with its service users within local authority core hours.
Its aim is to provide a structured quality service to support case holding social workers working with children, young people and parents, by developing good working partnerships with them, their families, foster carers and other stake-holders.
Work undertaken can be varied examples being court ordered supervised contacts between child/ren and parents and one to one work in regards to meeting identified needs with Care and Support Plan and Child Protection Plan.
PASS also undertake structured Family Group Meetings with families that are within PLO processes.
Prevention and Support Service (PASS) role is to support all Children’s Social Care teams however this needs to be undertaken in a timely and structured way through a referral process.
By case holding social workers recognising the importance of early referrals it is hoped that serious family crises can be averted preventing family or placement breakdown This placement is to cover longterm sickness and working hours between 8am-6pm regarding service need, a 37 hr week placement