Milton Keynes Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) Children’s social care together with other professionals to deal with concerns about the safety and well-being of a child. Family Support Teams Family Support Teams work with children in need or support and protection. Children in need of support and protection The children in need service provides child protection and family support services to children and families where there is a risk of significant harm or of family breakdown. Children in Care The children in care service provide stability and security to those children in care so that they achieve their full potential. Emergency Social Work Team (ESWT) ESWT provides essential information, advice, guidance and support to families, foster carers and professionals during out of hours (between 21:00 and 09:00) The FAST Team The Family Assessment and Support Team (FAST) works in partnership with families, helping them understand what’s going wrong in their lives whilst addressing the needs of their children. Specialist Assessment and Intervention Team SAIT is a team of social workers, primary mental health workers and parenting plus practitioners providing specialist assessments and targeted intervention. Family Group Conference Service A Family Group Conference is a meeting of family members, relatives and friends who work together to find out what issues their children may be having and to talk about how to sort out any problems. Signs of Safety You may have heard of the Signs of Safety approach that is used by Children's Social Care in Milton Keynes. This page aims to give you a little more information about the process. Youth Offending Team (YOT) Young People on Court Orders or who have received an Out of Court Disposal are able to access this service. Adoption Connects Could you take on the demands of parenting a child through adoption?