This page contains information on past Multi-Agency Case Audits (MACA) as well as Best Practice Masterclasses which are used as a platform to feedback on the findings of the MACAs as well as findings from Serious Case Reviews.

The DSCB has a statutory duty to assess the effectiveness of the help being provided to children and families in Devon, as well as quality assure practice and assess whether multi-agency partners are fulfilling their statutory safeguarding duties. This includes joint audits of case files involving practitioners and identifying lessons learned through conducting Multi Agency Case Audits (MACA).

Children with Disabilities – April 2015

Summary: Children with Disabilities


Early Help – July 2015

Summary: Early Help


Unborn Babies – December 2015

Summary: Unborn Babies


Families where MARAC was a feature – July 2016

Summary: Families where MARAC was a feature

Report: Families where the MARAC process was a feature

Children and young people displaying harmful sexual behaviour – November 2016

Report: CYP displaying harmful sexual behaviour