The meeting will be attended by the family, child / young person, Engagement Lead and other professionals working with the family / child.
The meeting will take place in the most suitable and accessible venue for the family, such as school, and the multi-agency meeting could be as a Team around the Family, Family Services plan meeting, CIN / CP meetings.
The multi-agency meeting will have the authority to drive forward actions, make decisions, agree funding / resources whilst ensuring the family are fully engaged in the process.
Following allocation, the Engagement Lead will co-ordinate the multi-agency meeting as soon as possible ensuring that the time and venue are suitable for the family. Tuesday is the preferred day to hold MAMs to help ensure professionals' availability.
Parent or carer, child or young person, Engagement Lead, other professionals working with the family such as Educational Psychologist, housing provider, CAMHS worker etc.
The Family Assessment Tool can be used as the key document for the meeting, with the family and professionals completing the assessment at the meeting from which the action plan will be developed. The completed Family Assessment paperwork to be submitted to CAF Team CAF@salford.gov.uk.
Alternatively use the Multi-Agency Meeting template (Word, 20kb) or Multi-Agency Meeting template - review (Word, 19kb)
At the end of the MAM time should be allocated for everyone, both families and professionals, to complete feedback on the pathfinder. To access please use the following links:
'How to' guides on accessing the forms have been created, these are available in the downloadable section at the bottom of the page along with printable versions of the feedback forms.
Agreed action plan implemented by child, family and professionals. Progress reviews through further engagement and meetings as required by child, family and professionals.
Where needed a request for Multi-Agency Panel (MAP) to explore high cost / high complexity solutions - please see below for more information.