What is Wellbeing?

Wellbeing is broader than how we tend to think about child welfare.

To help a shared understanding of what wellbeing means, it is broken into 8 wellbeing indicators:

  • Safe
  • Healthy
  • Active
  • Nurtured
  • Achieving
  • Respected
  • Responsible
  • Included

Children and young people have different experiences and needs at different times in their lives. Understanding how this affects their wellbeing, and providing the right support when they need it, helps them grow and develop and reach their full potential.

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