Social services' support for families with no recourse to public funds

This training is only offered to local authorities and organisations working in the East of England. If you attended this course in 2023 please do not book a place again.

18th March 2024
09:30 - 15:30
Virtual – Microsoft Teams
Entry Fees

Who it’s for

  • Social workers
  • NRPF caseworkers
  • Managers
  • Local authority legal officers

What you’ll learn

  • What ‘no recourse to public funds’ means and who this applies to
  • What to consider when undertaking a child in need assessment for a child in an NRPF household
  • What to consider when providing support under section 17 of the Children Act 1989
  • When a human rights assessment is required
  • How to identify and assist a family to achieve a sustainable outcome and expedite case resolution
  • Best practice in case management and service delivery

Course outline

  • Part 1: (9:30-11:00) Introduction to ‘no recourse to public funds’ (NRPF)
  • Part 2: (11:30-13:00) Assessing need and providing support under section 17 of the Children Act 1989
  • Part 3: (14:00-15:30) Human Rights Assessments, exit pathways and case resolution.

This is an interactive course and includes case studies.

This course is delivered by NRPF Network. Attendees will receive the joining instructions by email in advance of the training.

Please notify Gosia Strona on the details below if you have booked a place, but are subsequently unable to attend the training.

For further information and any queries, please contact Gosia Strona, Senior Manager, Strategic Migration Partnership, email: [email protected]  mobile: 07920 257947


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