Percentage of referrals of children leading to the provision of a social care service

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Since June 2014, all but one report against this measure has been green. Performance has steadily improved over the last three years. This was expected as the Early Help offer effectively intercepts the lower need demand, leaving only those children needing a Social Care Service to reach the Referral Stage.

Performance from July to September 2017 was close to 100%, which is the best performance to date for this measure.

Bigger values are best