1.6. Explain the assessment frameworks that are used in own UK Home Nation.
CAF – Common assessment framework
The CAF is a shared assessment and planning framework for use across all children’s services and all local areas in England. It aims to help the early identification of children’s additional needs and promote co-ordinated service provision to meet them
The CAF is a standardised approach to conducting an assessment of a child’s additional needs and deciding how those needs should be met.