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How well did we do? - Safeguarding awareness week 2018 #SAW18

Published: Thursday, 25th October 2018

During Safeguarding awareness week 2018 there were 60 safeguarding awareness events delivered throughout the week, including 39 community events.

Children and young people

Trespassing on the railway network

The rail industry and the British transport police have launched a new campaign called 'You vs Train'.

Professionals and volunteers

Safeguarding Self-Assessment – Community and Voluntary Sector (VCS)

The Safeguarding self-assessment represents a standard of good practice and will help VCS organisations improve their arrangements in keeping children and young people safe.

Parents and carers

#Knifefree

The Home Office’s #Knifefree campaign seeks to steer people away from knife crime by making them aware of the risks and highlighting positive alternatives to carrying a knife.

Announcements

Child abuse. If you think it, report it

Please use the campaign toolkit provided by the Department for Education to promote the message: ‘Child abuse. If you think it, report it’

Procedures

Revised guidance published: Working together to safeguard children 2018

Statutory guidance on inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children in England

Good practice

Serious Case Reviews - Learning from national and local cases

Rotherham Safeguarding Children Board and the CYPS Learning Academy are offering a series of half day workshops to share learning emerging out of Serious Case Reviews.

Training

RLSCB Training Oct-Dec 2018

New dates for training sessions in October.