A new online directory, which is going live across England during the summer of
2009, aims to help and support the kind of cross-sector working that’s at the heart
of the vision for children’s services. But how will it work and what does it mean
What is ContactPoint?
ContactPoint is a contacts list for professionals who work with children and young
people. It will provide them with a quick way to find out who else is working with
the same child or young person, making it easier for them to work as a team and deliver
more coordinated support. This basic online tool will be available to authorised
practitioners who need it to do their jobs.