New training date added to Effective Child Protection Planning and Core Group Working

WSCB have added a new training date to the popular 2-day training course, Effective Child Protection Planning and Core Group Working for multi-agency practitioners.  Bookings are now being taken for 12th and 13th December 2018.

New - Notification procedure for a serious safeguarding incident/serious case review to WSCB

WSCB are informing all colleagues, in particular the lead person (who might also be the named or designated safeguarding lead for the organisation) with the responsibility for referring cases that appear to meet the criteria for either a serious case review or a local case review, of changes to the referral process.  This is further to statutory changes in Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 which safeguarding partners must adhere to, now referred to as a Rapid Review. 

Online grooming - free training for front line workers and parents

Warwickshire's Community Safety team's Cyber Crime Advisers are providing front line workers and parents with the opportunity to access a free 2 hour session about raising awareness of online grooming

Young Carers during the summer holidays

Action for Children and Carers Trust have just produced results from a survey which has been completed with 270 young carers, under the age of 18, about how they spend their time during the summer holidays.

Over 365,000 children in 2017 were living in destitution at some point during 2017

In June 2018, The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, an independent organisation working to solve UK poverty, produced a report into the scale of the UK population that found themselves facing destitution during 2017.  The report identified that over 1.5 million people were effected, with over 365,000 children living in destitution at some point during this period. 

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