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By Natalie Wood / 21 Jul 2021

We welcome anyone who works or volunteers with children, young people and their families across North Yorkshire

We have launched three new Mini Masterclasses to help you keep up to date with current developments surrounding safeguarding children...

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By Natalie Wood / 01 Jul 2021

Public Engagement as Local Area SEND Strategy is developed

North Yorkshire County Council, Parent carer voice, and local Clinical Commissioning groups are developing a joint strategy for North Yorkshire...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 30 Jun 2021

REPORT REMOVE – new tool to empower children and young people to stop spread of nude images online

REPORT REMOVE - new tool to empower children and young people to stop spread of nude images online Report Remove...

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By Natalie Wood / 29 Jun 2021

The Sleep Charity Free Webinars.

The Sleep Charity is presenting free webinars for both parents and professionals that might have to deal with sleep issues....

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By Natalie Wood / 21 Jun 2021

Could you name a Fire Engine?

 North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are encouraging children who live in or around Northallerton and Richmond to help them...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 07 Jun 2021

Find out more about Hidden Harm

Find out more about Hidden Harm Communities in North Yorkshire are being urged to be alert to changes in children and...

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By Natalie Wood / 04 Jun 2021

ICON – Babies Cry, You Can Cope – New Podcast

ICON – Babies Cry, You Can Cope programme supports parents and carers manage normal infant crying and to prevent abusive...

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By Natalie Wood / 03 Jun 2021

Sign up for your Safeguarding Week sessions

A virtual, online conference will take place between Monday 21 and Friday 25 June, to mark Safeguarding Week 2021. Partners...

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By Natalie Wood / 21 May 2021

People urged to watch for signs of “hidden harm”

Communities in North Yorkshire are being urged to be alert to changes in children and young people which could suggest...

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By Natalie Wood / 19 May 2021

NYSCP Webinar: Launch of the NYSCP Threshold Guide

The webinar will cover the following areas: Launch of the framework for decision-making: Threshold guideRe-visiting the NYSCP Early Help StrategyWhat...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 May 2021

Health partners are working to design a new self-harm support service

And would love your help.   Self-harm is a huge issue that affects a lot of people. They want to help design...

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By Natalie Wood / 12 May 2021

Mental health training

In light of mental health awareness week this week, three training courses are available with CAST Learning Solutions. For those...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 11 May 2021

Early Years Providers Safeguarding Audit Toolkits

Early Years Providers Safeguarding Audit Toolkits The Safeguarding Audit Toolkits for early years providers have been updated.  The toolkits are...

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By Natalie Wood / 10 May 2021

We are celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week

 This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health. Monday 10...

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By Natalie Wood / 19 Apr 2021

Everyone’s Invited Briefing

Everyone's Invited What is Everyone's Invited? Everyone’s invited describe themselves as a movement committed to exposing rape culture. It was...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Apr 2021

NYSCP are recruiting a Policy and Development Officer to develop our Multi Agency Child Exploitation BeAware Knowledge

NYSCP Aim to ensure “All children and young people are safe, happy, healthy and able to achieve in North Yorkshire”...

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By Natalie Wood / 22 Mar 2021

BeAware !

Emma Phillips has been talking about our new BeAware knowledge hub resources for professionals around Child Exploitation and Contextual Safeguarding...

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By Natalie Wood / 18 Mar 2021

How Can I help my Child ? – online workshop for parents

Marie Collins Foundation (MCF) announce a series of online workshops aimed at parents and carers to help them understand online...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 11 Mar 2021

Job Alert: Business Support Officer supporting Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking agenda

Job Alert: Business Support Officer supporting Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking agenda An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Business...

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By Natalie Wood / 08 Mar 2021

NYSCP Developments in Safeguarding: Mini Masterclasses 2021

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership are holding lunchtime “Mini Developments in Safeguarding Manager Masterclasses” webinars on the last Friday of...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 04 Mar 2021

Vicarious Trauma Masterclass

Vicarious Trauma Masterclass The impact of COVID 19 has seen the majority of us operating and working in an unprecedented...

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By Natalie Wood / 18 Feb 2021

Calling all Young artists and writers, North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership team needs you

We want to design a poster/ short information leaflet and would like the help of Young People. We would like...

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By Natalie Wood / 03 Feb 2021

NYSCP Developments in Safeguarding Mini Masterclass

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership held our first “Mini Developments in Safeguarding Manager Masterclasses” webinar in November last year. Following...

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By Natalie Wood / 03 Feb 2021

#LookCloser to spot and report signs of exploitation

#LookCloser awareness week begins on Monday 8th February 2021 and NYSCP are supporting this campaign to encourage everyone to learn...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 01 Feb 2021

Find us on Facebook

Find us on Facebook We are very excited to officially announce our new page on Facebook.  We will be sharing a variety...

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By Natalie Wood / 01 Feb 2021

Child Mental Health Week is taking place on 1-7 February 2021

We're proud to be supporting @Place2Be's #ChildrensMentalHealthWeek (1-7February). Join us and help to shine a light on the importance of...

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By Natalie Wood / 27 Jan 2021

Advice for parents during Lockdown 3

Whilst coronavirus is infectious to children it is rarely serious. If your child is unwell it is likely to be...

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By Natalie Wood / 19 Jan 2021

Early help share new programme of virtual sessions and course

Early Help are pleased to be able to share the new programme of virtual sessions and courses. The sessions, facilitated...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 18 Jan 2021

Addendum to School Child Protection Policy

Addendum to School Child Protection Policy From 4th January 2021 the government announced a national lockdown, schools and colleges should...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 18 Jan 2021

Working Together Update

Working Together Update December 2020 The Department for Education published a new edition of the statutory guidance “Working together to...

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By Natalie Wood / 14 Jan 2021

‘Ask for ANI’: Briefing on Domestic Abuse Codeword Scheme for local partners

Domestic Abuse Awareness and ‘Ask for Ani’. Today , the Government are launching their ‘codeword’ scheme to make it easier...

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By Natalie Wood / 12 Jan 2021

Most recent training programme

CLICK: PATH TO PROTECTIONDeveloped by the Marie Collins Foundation (MCF). Click: Path to Protection is a programme of professional development...

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By Natalie Wood / 08 Jan 2021

New NYSCP 7 Point Briefing Published – Relating to Child Sexual Offences

Please share, read, digest and use this as a learning opportunity with in your team/setting/service. Complex cases can provide many...

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By Natalie Wood / 21 Dec 2020

Keep your child safe online this Christmas

Parents and carers across North Yorkshire are being urged to consider the risks of the online world in the excitement...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 Dec 2020

NYSCP wish you a Happy Christmas

Please note our office hours for Christmas and New Year are: Monday 21st – Thursday 24th December 8.30 – 5.00...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 16 Dec 2020

New Universal Referral Form

New Universal Referral Form Professionals in all agencies have a responsibility to refer a child when it is believed or...

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By Natalie Wood / 02 Dec 2020

“Something’s Not Right ” NYSCP are supporting the Home Office’s recent campaign

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (NYSCP) are supporting the Home Office’s recent campaign entitled ‘Something's Not Right’ aimed at helping...

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By Natalie Wood / 25 Nov 2020

NYSCP are proud to support IDAS #16days16stories

IDAS launches website to mark the UN Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls. IDAS joins the global campaign,...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 20 Nov 2020

School Safeguarding Audit 2020-2021

School Safeguarding Audit 2020-2021 The inspection of safeguarding remains a key area within the framework for school inspection. The impact...

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By Natalie Wood / 19 Nov 2020

We are currently recruiting !

We are currently recruiting for a Business Support Officer to work on our Multi Agency Child Exploitation (MACE) and Contextual...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 Nov 2020

NYSCP Virtual Learning Session November 2020

Following on from the Serious Case Review of "Clare" published in August 2020. A virtual learning session was delivered by...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 12 Nov 2020

Developments in Safeguarding Manager Masterclass Nov 2020

These sessions was delivered to Frontline Managers / Designated Safeguarding Leads of those working with children and young people. The...

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By Natalie Wood / 10 Nov 2020

NSPCC Speak Out Stay Safe Online for Autumn

NSPCC have changed the way their Speak out. Stay safe. programme is delivered as staff and volunteers aren’t able to...

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By Natalie Wood / 10 Nov 2020

Youth Voice & Creative Engagement Service bulletin

The Youth Voice and Creative Engagement Service have published their quarter 2 bulletin. The report provides a summary of the...

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By Natalie Wood / 04 Nov 2020

Public consultation on proposed changes to the Healthy Child Programme

North Yorkshire County Council, in partnership with Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust, is proposing a new model for the...

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By Natalie Wood / 20 Oct 2020

NYSCP Serious Case Review Briefing

For people who work or volunteer with children and young people there is an opportunity to learn from a recently...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Oct 2020

Suicide First Aid Online Training Course

CAST: Learning Solutions have released an October date for Suicide First Aid Online Training Course: When: Friday 30th October Time:...

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By Natalie Wood / 12 Oct 2020

2021 Dates add for Child Death Review: Advanced Training for Professionals

Further dates for February and March 2021 have been added - to find out more and to book a place...

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By Natalie Wood / 28 Sep 2020

New training hub launched to improve mental health and wellbeing

A new hub has been launched to deliver mental health and suicide awareness training across North Yorkshire. Headfirst is a...

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By Natalie Wood / 23 Sep 2020

Autumn dates now available to book – “Developments in Safeguarding Managers Masterclasses”.

NYSCP have launched Autumn dates for the “Developments in Safeguarding Managers Masterclasses”. These sessions will be delivered in a new...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 Sep 2020

Youth Justice Service praised in national probation report

North Yorkshire’s Youth Justice Service provides good support to children who have offended or who are at risk of offending,...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 Sep 2020

NY Voice produce their first bulletin

It will be a year in November since the Youth Voice and Creative Engagement Service was created. The new team,...

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By Natalie Wood / 15 Sep 2020

IDAS Update – September

IDAS have shared their September update and details of a session to be held by the North Yorkshire Team with...

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By Haydn ReesJones / 15 Sep 2020

Managing allegations against staff and volunteers

Managing allegations against staff and volunteers To help support partners who receive allegations that a member of staff or volunteer...

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By Natalie Wood / 14 Sep 2020

Children Society #LookCloser Campaign

This week NYSCP are joining the National Police Chiefs Council, British Transport Police alongside the Children Society in asking the...

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By Natalie Wood / 08 Sep 2020

Early Help Event

Supporting Families in Uncertain Times Join one of our free on-line events:  Supporting Families in Uncertain Times to understand the...

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By Natalie Wood / 02 Sep 2020

Safeguarding Partnership recommendations taken on board following review of events leading to convictions

Children and young people’s safeguarding practice in North Yorkshire has been reviewed and improved further since the arrest and conviction...

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By Natalie Wood / 25 Aug 2020

Domestic Abuse Online Bitesize Workshops

IDAS are running some online bite size workshops over the next few months covering a range of topics. The workshops...

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By Natalie Wood / 24 Aug 2020

CDOP Annual Report 2019/2020

The CDOP Annual Report for 2019/2020 has now been published, to access the report go to https://www.safeguardingchildren.co.uk/professionals/child-death-review/

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By jonathan giordano / 20 Aug 2020

NYSCP Publish the Serious Case Review of “Clare”

NYSCP Publish the Serious Case Review of "Clare" Clare sadly died on in March 2017 aged seventeen, whilst an in-patient...

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By Natalie Wood / 19 Aug 2020

Join the Big Conversation

People across Teesside, County Durham, Darlington, North Yorkshire and York are being asked to share their views to help improve...

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By Natalie Wood / 29 Jul 2020

Child Death Review: Advanced Training for Professionals. 2020 dates added.

This course covers the different components of the Joint Agency Response in to a child death and the role and...

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By Natalie Wood / 24 Jul 2020

Be part of a Youth Voice group !

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By Natalie Wood / 23 Jul 2020

Young People’s Emotional Health & Wellbeing during COVID-19

North Yorkshire County Council would like to hear from young people about how the Coronavirus lockdown has impacted on their...

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By Natalie Wood / 22 Jul 2020

Face Coverings in relation to children

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (NYSCP) would like to highlight the importance to parent and carers of not using face...

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By jonathan giordano / 22 Jul 2020

NYSCP e-Bulletin Survey: Please complete and share

The NYSCP e-Bulletin has now been in circulation for 18 months and we are wanting to know how we can...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Jul 2020

Safeguarding children at risk from sudden unexpected infant death

Please find below a link to the National review into sudden unexpected death in infancy in families where children are...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Jul 2020

Free directory to help parents and carers find holiday activities and childcare

Parents and carers looking for activities for families and children over the school holidays can now find them in a...

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By jonathan giordano / 15 Jul 2020

NYSCP School Sample Child Protection Policy 2020-21

The School Sample Child Protection Policy September 2020 has been updated in line with DfE Guidance Keeping Children Safe in...

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By Natalie Wood / 15 Jul 2020

YOU could be a Go-To Champion.

The Go-To are looking for Champions to help spread the word and contribute towards their website Read about what you...

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By Natalie Wood / 09 Jul 2020

IDAS invite you to join their Panel

IDAS are the leading specialist domestic abuse charity in Yorkshire. Offering expert advice and support to people who have been...

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By Natalie Wood / 08 Jul 2020

Lifestyle 2020 project has been launched !

The challenge is open to all 8 – 18 year olds who are resident in York or North Yorkshire. Your...

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By jonathan giordano / 03 Jul 2020

June’s e-Bulletin Available

June’s safeguarding children e-bulletin is now available. For all the latest developments in safeguarding within the last month and to...

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By jonathan giordano / 30 Jun 2020

Partnership Information Sharing Form Campaign

Monday 6th – Friday 10th July North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership alongside partners across the county and in the City...

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By Natalie Wood / 22 Jun 2020

Safeguarding Awareness Week #tellusyourconcerns

North Yorkshire’s Safeguarding Week highlights the need to #TellUsYourConcerns What Can You and Your Organisation Do? - click here for...

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By Natalie Wood / 15 Jun 2020

Public across North Yorkshire urged to be vigilant to hidden harm caused by pandemic

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children’s Partnership are asking members of the public to remember safeguarding is everyone’s business and to report any...

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By Natalie Wood / 10 Jun 2020

DSL Comprehensive Pathway webinars available to book

Designated Safeguarding Lead webinar training is now available to book, please visit the training pages here for more details 3rd...

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By jonathan giordano / 09 Jun 2020

Updated Addendum to School Child Protection Policy

An updated addendum to the school sample child protection policy has been released. The update reflects school's wider reopening arrangements...

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By jonathan giordano / 08 Jun 2020

NYSCP Home Environment Assessment Tool (HEAT)

We are pleased to launch the NYSCP Home Environment Assessment Tool (HEAT) and practitioner guidance. The assessment will support practitioners...

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By jonathan giordano / 01 Jun 2020

Duty Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) Telephone Number has Changed

The phone number to speak to the Duty Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) has changed. You should now contact the...

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By jonathan giordano / 27 May 2020

Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) Services across Yorkshire & the Humber

SARC services are still available during the Covid-19 Pandemic Mountain Healthcare provides Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) services across Yorkshire...

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By jonathan giordano / 20 May 2020

New Website Launched To Support Children and Young People’s Mental Health

A new website has been launched, dedicated to helping children and young people in North Yorkshire find mental health support....

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By Natalie Wood / 17 May 2020

Well done Amy !

A North Yorkshire social worker has won a national award for her exceptional work in keeping a group of vulnerable...

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By jonathan giordano / 13 May 2020

Updated Early Help Assessment Form

An updated Early Help Assessment Form is now live on the NYSCP website. The update includes the children&families@northyorks.gov.uk email address...

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By jonathan giordano / 13 May 2020

Relationship Matters

Relationship Matters is a new partnership between North Yorkshire County Council and Local Authorities across Yorkshire and the Humber region...

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By jonathan giordano / 12 May 2020

Volunteer Guidance for Safeguarding Children and Adults

The North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership together with the North Yorkshire Safeguarding Adults Board have developed a short video and one minute guide to raise awareness of safeguarding issues for anyone volunteering during the Coronavirus outbreak.

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By Natalie Wood / 23 Apr 2020

Briefing: what children are saying to Childline about coronavirus

NSPCC Learning have provided a briefing with an overview of the main concerns that children and young people have been...

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By Natalie Wood / 20 Apr 2020

Young people launch befriending service to help the isolated

A service has been launched for vulnerable young people who are struggling to live with the social distancing requirements during...

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By Natalie Wood / 17 Apr 2020

“Let’s Talk About It”: Prevent online radicalisation during Covid-19 lockdown

Alongside North Yorkshire Police and our community safety partners we are supporting a campaign to tackle the threat of online...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Apr 2020

Social networks, apps and games are you Net Aware ?

Over the coming weeks, children will be spending more time online to play, create, learn and connect. So it’s important to...

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By Natalie Wood / 16 Apr 2020

IDAS provide a Respect Programme and support for young people

Police are being called to an increasing number of incidents involving Young People. Two resources with information on the Respect...

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By jonathan giordano / 14 Apr 2020

Advice for parents / carers when your child is unwell or injured and needs medical attention

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) published a guide over the weekend on the importance of parents...

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By jonathan giordano / 09 Apr 2020

Support for Children & Families who’ve a close family member receiving hospital care / incapacitated due to Coronavirus

We have produced a guide alongside partners, for children & families who have a close family member receiving hospital care...

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By jonathan giordano / 31 Mar 2020

NYSCP March e-Bulletin now Live

March's NYSCP e-Bulletin is now live. This month's edition includes information on: NYSCP Coronavirus PageManagers Masterclass May Round CancelledChanges to...

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By jonathan giordano / 31 Mar 2020

New NYSCP Page on Safeguarding Children During the Coronavirus Outbreak

NYSCP is pleased to share there is now a Safeguarding Children During the Coronavirus Outbreak. The page provides a single...

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By jonathan giordano / 13 Mar 2020

Information for schools and early years settings regarding Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

If you're an early years or educational setting in North Yorkshire & need information regarding Covid-19 (Coronavirus), please see the...

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By jonathan giordano / 11 Mar 2020

Child Exploitation Awareness Day 2020: We need your help!

Wednesday 18th March 2020 marks Child Exploitation Awareness Day. North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership and the City of York Safeguarding...

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