Three Outcomes


Better informed decisions ensuring earlier, proportionate and necessary prevention, diversion and interventions for children and families.

Hidden Harm Identification

Pooled knowledge from safeguarding partners to identify hidden need, harm and risk.

MASH is a safe haven for information

This allows analytic capability on two levels:

  • It allows dynamic analysis of information on a day to day basis to identify need, harm and risk to individuals, families and communities which is hidden to one or more safeguarding partners.
  • Analysis products to aid integrated partnerships to better understand their strategic harm picture and direct service commissioning, tasking and development in order to reduce harm and public sector financial commitments.