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Mental health high on agenda for young voices

Raising awareness of mental health issues among young people has been one of the early achievements of the North Yorkshire Youth Executive, which brings together young people from different backgrounds from across the county.

North Yorkshire is first in social care for “outstanding” Ofsted in all areas

North Yorkshire is the first and only authority nationally to have received an ‘outstanding’ grade in every category under a new and challenging social care inspection framework which focuses on the effectiveness of frontline practice.

The Safe Car Wash App

Modern slavery is hidden in plain sight on our high streets. The National Crime Agency thinks there are tens of thousands of people being exploited in the UK, forced to work long hours, for little or no pay, and under...

#Knifefree

The Home Office’s #Knifefree campaign seeks to steer people away from knife crime by making them aware of the risks and highlighting positive alternatives to carrying a knife.

Wud U? App

Teachers and care professionals who work with young people who might be at risk of sexual exploitation - Barnardos has released an award-winning smartphone app designed to educate you people about the dangers...

Trespassing on the railway network

People fail to understand the danger they put themselves and others in when they make the choice to stp on the track...

Updated: NYSCB Standards and Criteria

New and updated version of the NYSCB Standards and Criteria is available now...

Private Fostering and what you need to know

See our new video guide to private fostering and what you need to know as a professional working with children and young people...

Safeguarding Week 2018

‘Safeguarding is everybody’s business’ – that’s the message coming from organisations across North Yorkshire as they get ready to support this year’s Safeguarding Week (25-29 June).

NHS England public consultation

NHS England has launched a 60 day formal public consultation, to seek feedback on a new specification for CAMHS Tier 4 children’s services. Children’s services are a service category of Tier 4 CAMHS and provided in specific provider units.

Former England Children’s Commissioner becomes North Yorkshire Safeguarding Board Chair

North Yorkshire’s new chair for overseeing children’s safeguarding is the former Children’s Commissioner for England, Professor Maggie Atkinson...

Calling all looked after young people and care leavers

The Voice, Influence and Participation Team from the Local Authority want to hear your views on what can be done differently, what can be done better and what don’t they do well...

NYSCB Training Offer 2018/2019

The North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board (NYSCB) provides a range of e-learning and face to face training for partners within North Yorkshire. The way in which we provide training has now changed and we have developed a new training...

Independent Chair sought for Domestic Abuse Scrutiny Panel

A new Domestic Abuse Scrutiny Panel is being set up by Julia Mulligan, Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire, to review and improve the handling of domestic abuse cases and the support and safeguarding of victims in North Yorkshire...

Appropriate Language Toolkit

The Children's Society, Victim Support and the NPCC has produced a toolkit forusing appropriate language...

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