Working together to safeguard children

Children who need help and protection deserve high quality and effective support as soon as a need is identified. We want a system that responds to the needs and interests of children and families and not the other way around. In such a system, practitioners will be clear about what is required of them individually, and how they need to work together in partnership with others.

Working together to safeguard children

We are a statutory board made up of representatives from a wide range of organisations including LA school, police, probation trust, NHS and the voluntary sector.

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We ensure all agencies work together effectively to safeguard children and young people, promoting the welfare of children in Oldham. Abusers can be adults but not just parents or carers, abuse often occurs within a relationship of trust e.

The abuse can also come from your peers and even people you consider to be friends or are in a relationship with. It can be physical, sexual or emotional, but can just as often be about a lack of love, care and attention.

We know that neglect, whatever form it takes, can be just as damaging to a child or young person as physical abuse.

Working together to safeguard children

Or you can report abuse online at the CEOP website. Latest Campaigns Nappy Sacks Nappy sacks are disposable, often perfumed, plastic bags into which soiled nappies are placed after removal from babies and prior to disposal.

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They tend to be made of very thin coloured plastic. Nappy sacks have recently been identified as causing suffocation and choking of babies under one-year-old. Authorities in the UK have become aware of at least 18 deaths associated with individual nappy sacks.

Please download the poster and display this in your place of work, particularly if you work with children or vulnerable adults.Revisions to Working Together to Safeguard Children March Following consultation the government has updated and replaced the current statutory guidance Working Together to Safeguard Children revised and published in We have a statutory duty to co-ordinate how agencies work together to safeguard and promote the well being of children and young people in Somerset and to ensure the effectiveness of the safeguarding .

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Working together to safeguard children should be revised to make it explicit that the formal purpose of serious case reviews is to learn lessons, and to ensure executive summaries are “high quality” and “publicly available” and accurately represent the full report. The Children and Social Work Act sets out how agencies must work together by placing new duties on the police, clinical commissioning groups and the local authority to make arrangements to work together and with other partners locally to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children .

Working Together to Safeguard Children April 21, The Department for Education published an updated version of Working Together to Safeguard Children, the key statutory guidance for anyone working with children in England, in March Welcome to Oldham Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB).

We are a statutory board made up of representatives from a wide range of organisations including LA school, police, probation trust, NHS and the voluntary sector.

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