Multi-agency Working

Order Description

Sophie aged 14 lives with two younger siblings, mum and nan. Mum has history of mental illness and shoplifting. Sophie’s attendance is very low, she often arrives late or leaves early and meets mum to go shopping. Her diet is poor, she is ‘obsessed’ about her body image and her youth worker who she has a good relationship with is concerned about her relationships with a group of much older males and the amount of cocaine being targeted at young people locally.

Briefly explain what the key roles that the following multi-agency workers have in relation to the above case study:
1. Education Welfare Officer
2. Mental Health Support Worker
3. Child Safeguarding Officer
4. Family Worker