Welcome to this months newsletter, especially as the sun is shining and the days are long.

This month we lead with the news that Working Together 2018 is undergoing revision and consultation, leading to opportunities for everyone to have their say in the development of a new version of this statutory guidance during the consultation. We also have news about learning from current Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews and an opportunity for all practitioners to ‘have your say’ about safeguarding children across the county plus much more.

We are always interested in your safeguarding children news and updates, get in touch to share your best practice, new innovation or anything else, contact us at SSCB.Communications@staffordshire.org.uk and watch out for next months edition where you could win a free safeguarding children training course.

 
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Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board Newsletter – June 2023
 

 

Welcome to this months newsletter, especially as the sun is shining and the days are long.

This month we lead with the news that Working Together 2018 is undergoing revision and consultation, leading to opportunities for everyone to have their say in the development of a new version of this statutory guidance during the consultation. We also have news about learning from current Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews and an opportunity for all practitioners to ‘have your say’ about safeguarding children across the county plus much more.

We are always interested in your safeguarding children news and updates, get in touch to share your best practice, new innovation or anything else, contact us at SSCB.Communications@staffordshire.org.uk and watch out for next months edition where you could win a free safeguarding children training course.

 
 
 
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Working Together to Safeguard Children Statutory Guidance – Revision Consultation
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‘Have Your Say’ – Practitioners Survey
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Learning from Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews – Forced Marriage
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LGBTQ+ Links to Mental Ill-Health
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SSCB Safeguarding Children Training Courses – July and September
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