Latest LSCB News

Safeguarding Information Update – 6th September 2014

Please click below to access the latest Safeguarding Information Update which includes information on: Reforms for children with SEN and disabilities comes into effect What’s happened since the Family Justice Review Consultation outcome: Childminder agencies and changes to the LA role DBS duty to refer – podcasts from NHS and DBS Troubled Families programme expanded […]

Free Mental Health First Aid Training Courses!

Blackburn with Darwen Council Public Health Directorate has funded the following training sessions so there will be no cost for people who live or work in the Borough. Mental Health First Aid Standard two-day course at Shadsworth Children’s Centre 9:30 to 4:30 on the 2nd and 4th September. The two-day MHFA course will help you […]

Working Together to Safeguard Children: Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hubs – Government Report

A government review of procedures to identify children and vulnerable adults at risk of abuse has been published today (Tuesday 29 July). Several high-profile cases, including the death of four-year-old Daniel Pelka, have highlighted the tragic consequences which can result when information indicating risk is held by one agency and not appropriately shared with others. […]

Safeguarding Information Update – 30th July 2014

Please click below to access the latest Safeguarding Information Update which includes articles on: Study showing Troubles families problems Free Anti-Bullying and SEN/D training for professionals Child ‘Flu vaccine pilots New FGM  measures launched by the DH and NHS England Funding to help children adopted from care Handbook for the Inspection of FE & Skills […]

Blackburn Darwen and District without Abuse – Open Afternoon for Children and Young People 13/08/2014

Please see below an invitation from Blackburn Darwen and District without Abuse for an Open Afternoon for Children and Young People Please can you encourage all children /teenagers to attend!!!!!!!! Posters are attached. We are hosting an  Open Afternoon for any Children and Young People who want to learn more about what we do here […]