The MALT development Nottingham Ros Hill & Anne Partington Malt is a multi agency team working within Integrated children's services. Working jointly with youth and community, education, health and the voluntary sector. The MALTS work with children 0-18 years, their parents and the professionals in contact with them. The aim of the service is to work with young people with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. I = Identification and action T = Transition N = Needs met The CAF as part of a continuum Build on what resources already exist in the community Who is doing what and where with young people and families in the Malt area ? The team develop links and joint working protocols, using the CAF, with schools and other partners (including the voluntary sector) to wrap accountable and safe services around children, young people and families. Develop a service based on what schools, the community, young people and families want. Define what the level of need is and how can the teams limited resources be best used. Who are the schools and community most worried about ? Build capacity ! Create ongoing dialogue and involvement with service users in team development and service provision Find out about existing good practice. Find out who has got the relationships with young people in this area of the city. Develop ways of working to borrow this trust. Early intervention, quick response, based in the local community, using the CAF Develop robust ways to support universal services such as schools re emotional and mental health needs of young people. Developing a remit and shared vision with schools Create simple and flexible referral system - swift and easy access to specialist support and clear pathways. The CAF! Get out there and be accessible and useful !! flexible Non Stigmatising Child focused Stickable service Joined up visible creative Family Support BME community • Develop appropriate services for the BME communities. • Develop effective partnerships • Develop links, listen and involve. • Borrow trust/piggy back • Create culturally competent practice. Place and name matters. Use appropriate language Raise awareness. Increase community resilience, Hopes for 6 months time …… Improved emotional health and wellbeing of young people in Malt area. Consultation assessments and support to the network, young person and family. Positive mental health promotion Positive impact within families and communities Skilling up , liaising, training and supporting schools Team providing effective and imaginative range of interventions, direct individual therapeutic work. Parenting groups Further implementation of CAF across agencies Measurable outcomes – in line with NSF Useful and relevant service for BME communities Creation of comprehensive CAMHS.