Concerned about an adult?

01454 868007 ‐ Monday to Friday 9am ‐ 5pm

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In an emergency please ring 999

Concerned about a child?

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In an emergency please ring 999

Concerned about a child?

IF IN ANY DOUBT SPEAK OUT

01454 866000 ‐ Monday to Friday 9am ‐ 5pm

01454 615165 ‐ Out of hours and at weekends

In an emergency please ring 999

CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATION - Have you seen something that worries you?

Child sexual exploitation is a major child protection issue across the UK. Hidden from view and going unnoticed, vulnerable young girls and boys are groomed and then abused, leaving them traumatised and scarred for life.

IF IN ANY DOUBT SPEAK OUT

REPORT A CONCERN.

Signs of Safety Information for Partners

The Signs of Safety Information for Partners Briefing Note 3 is now available.

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SGSCB Newsletter Autumn 2016

The South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Autumn 2016 Newsletter is now available.

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Anti-bullying week

Anti-Bullying Week in England is coordinated by the Anti-Bullying Alliance and this year takes place from the 14th-18th November.

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Interim Independent Chair Vacancy

Interim Independent Chair South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board
Part-Time (a minimum of 24 days per year for 18 months pending the outcome of the Wood review)

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Modern Slavery - Duty to Notify

GOV.UK has created resources which explain what you need to do if you think someone has been a victim of modern slavery.

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Avon and Somerset Police Launch Knife Crime campaign

This month sees Avon and Somerset Constabulary joining with many other forces across the UK in a campaign to reduce knife crime

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SGSCB Annual Report 2015-16

The South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board Annual Report 2015-16 is now available.

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CHIP Autumn Newsletter

The South Gloucestershire Child Injury Prevention Group Autumn Newsletter is now available.

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Ending Forced Marriage

The Foreign Office has launched a national campaign to end forced marriage. #RightToChoose

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A Child's Journey of Need threshold document

New guidance available including threshold matrix

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Together we can tackle child abuse

South Gloucestershire Council in partnership with the South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Board is supporting the Department for Education’s (DfE) campaign which aims to encourage the public to report their concerns in order to get help to children more quickly.

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FGM Mandatory Reporting Duty

From 31 October 2015, healthcare professionals must report to the police any cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) in girls under 18 that they come across in their work.

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Working together to safeguard children 2015

New guidance now available

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Parent Info.org

The new online resource providing high quality information to parents and carers about their children's wellbeing and resilience.

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