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Children and Social Work Act 2017

As you may be aware reforms set out within the Children and Social Work Bill have now become law.

Talking to your children about terrorism

NSPCC have provided advice that can help parents talk to their children who are worried about terrorism and recent events in Manchester

Blue Whale Challenge

In February 2017 a number of reports emerged in the media regarding a “suicide game” most commonly known as the Blue Whale Challenge. As part of this game the player signs up and agrees to follow instructions over the...

Audit of the Vulnerability Checklist

The North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board (NYSCB) is undertaking an audit of professional's knowledge, understanding and use of the Vulnerability Checklist...

Safeguarding - Notice Check and Share - Making the Link

It offers the opportunity for key decision makers within safeguarding to understand and engage with the 'Notice Check & Share' process, highlighting key stages of involvement via case studies, whilst also promoting the integral work of the local Community...

New Learning Management System

In accordance with Working Together (2015) the NYSCB maintains a Learning and Improvement Framework. To support or vision and the Learning and Improvement Framework we aim to increase staff morale and confidence, enabling good practice. A key to enabling...

What stops people reporting child abuse and neglect?

Most people find the decision to report child abuse a difficult one. They worry about overreacting or being wrong, and may question whether they have strong enough evidence, or if they have misread the signs of abuse or misunderstood a...

Centre of expertise on child sexual abuse

The Centre of expertise on child sexual abuse (CSA) has been established to help bring about significant and system-wide change in how child sexual abuse is responded to locally and nationally.

Mobile Device Apps - E-safety concerns

As you are aware the North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board has been active it promoting e safety. Recently it has been brought to our attention that there has been e-safety incidents involving primary age children from North Yorkshire and neighbouring...

Supporting Safer Internet Day 7th Feb 2017

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board is actively supporting Safer Internet Day on Tuesday, 7 February.

Safer Internet Day 2017

Safer Internet Day 2017 will take place on Tuesday 7th February with the theme 'Be the change: Unite for a better internet'.

NYSCB Multi Agency Screening Team (MAST) Briefings

NYSCB would like to invite you to one of five Multi Agency Screening Team (MAST) Briefing that are taking place across North Yorkshire

Improvements to the NYSCB website

As part of our continual improvement of the NYSCB website we focused the options available for professionals to help locate the information.

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Workforce Survey

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board is undertaking a ‘Safeguarding Children Workforce Survey’ of professionals from all agencies in North Yorkshire who work with Children and Young People.

The NSPCC’s new helpline for footballers who have experienced sexual abuse and Child Protection in Sport Unit

Football locker rooms and clubs are traditionally very masculine and male environments. This means it can be difficult for players to talk about issues such as sexuality or abuse. But it's crucial they speak out. Along with the FA,...

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