Isle of Wight Council

Early Help Assessment (EHA)

Also known as: Childrens CAF, Common Assessment Framework , Early Help, Family Support

Service Description: The Early Help Assessment (EHA), previously known as CAF is a way of working with children and Families. It involves listening to families and their child/children, to find out the child/children's needs. An action plan, agreed with the family, is put in place to make sure the child/children receive the right sort of help.