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Safeguarding: Guides and practice

This page shows the latest 15 resources to be added to the Safeguarding guides and practice section of the site. New resources are added as they are published.

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  • text This Knowledge Hub is no longer updated. Click here for further information.
    From February 2017 we will no longer be updating the Knowledge Hub section of our website. To keep up to date with the latest resources relating to children, young people's and maternal health, subscribe to one of our eB ...

    Publisher:
    Published Date: 2017

  • Website FGM safeguarding and risk assessment: quick guide for health professionals
    This Department of Health guide has been created to help health professionals identify and assess the risk of female genital mutilation (FGM) for patients in their care and to support the discussion with patients and fam ...

    Publisher: Department of Health (DH)
    Published Date: 2017

  • Website Violence against women and girls services: supporting local commissioning
    This Home Office toolkit provides guidance for commissioners and services in England on how to address and prevent the effects of violence against women and girls.

    Publisher: Home Office
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Breaking through – moving on from child sexual exploitation
    This set of resources features the voices and experiences of those who have experienced CSE and then moved on in some way, with words of wisdom for other young people and professionals. The resources include an animation ...

    Publisher: Basis Yorkshire
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Multi-faith safeguarding hub
    This online hub gives those working to safeguard children and young people in faith settings the opportunity to access a variety of information, resources, support, and networking opportunities within their faith setting ...

    Publisher: NSPCC
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Child neglect: e-learning and workshop
    SCIE provides multi-agency training and support for the many organisations and practitioners who come into contact with cases of child neglect. This includes a stand-alone e-learning course which provides a basic level o ...

    Publisher: Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website FGM: video resources for healthcare professionals
    Videos to help healthcare professionals understand, safeguard and care for women and girls affected by female genital mutilation (FGM).

    Publisher: Department of Health (DH)
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Seen and heard
    Seen and Heard is a new interactive e-learning course with video commissioned by the Department of Health and created by The Children’s Society. It is aimed at workers primarily in health settings, supporting them to spo ...

    Publisher: The Children's Society
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Serious case reviews: learning into practice project (LiPP)
    This webpage contains resources and findings from a joint project undertaken by the NSPCC and Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) to develop and test a number of ways to improve the quality of Serious Case Review ...

    Publisher: Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Case reviews: national case review repository
    The the national case review repository, was launced by the NSPCC in collaboration with the Association of Independent LSCB Chairs. The repository provides a single place for published case reviews to make it easier to a ...

    Publisher: NSPCC
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Multi-agency statutory guidance on female genital mutilation
    This multi-agency guidance on female genital mutilation (FGM) should be read and followed by all persons and bodies in England and Wales who are under statutory duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and ...

    Publisher: Home Office, Department for Education and Department of Health
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Safeguarding and confidentiality within youth volunteering: considerations for health and social care professionals
    The Young People’s Health Partnership (YPHP) has worked with young people and professionals to develop this guidance in order to enhance the confidence of professionals to engage young people in health and social care vo ...

    Publisher: Young People’s Health Partnership (YPHP)
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Spotting the signs of child sexual exploitation
    This video is aimed at helping health and social care professionals to spot possible signs of child sexual exploitation (CSE). It presents a series of scenarios involving a young person potentially at risk of CSE and use ...

    Publisher: Health Education England (HEE)
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Safeguarding deaf and disabled children: how organisations can protect deaf and disabled children from abuse
    Information for professionals on how their organisations can protect deaf and disabled children from abuse and neglect.

    Publisher: NSPCC
    Published Date: 2016

  • Website Together we can tackle child abuse campaign toolkit
    The Department for Education is running a nationwide communications campaign to encourage members of the public to report child abuse. This toolkit includes various templates and ready-to-use materials that local authori ...

    Publisher: Department for Education (DfE)
    Published Date: 2016


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