13 Oct 2017
October 13, 2017

NICE Guidance: Child abuse and neglect

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Please find below a link to the new NICE Guidance: Child abuse and neglect, for you to download: NICE Guidance Child abuse and neglect 2017 read more →

Please find below a short animation, produced by Blackburn with Darwen Council in partnership with Public Health Wales, tells the story of a young boy growing up, and how his experience with ACEs have affected his life. It also explains the roles that different agencies can play in preventing them and supporting those impacted.  .. read more →

The South West Grid for Learning (who are a lead partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre) have produced a short article for parents on managing their children’s screen time – technology rather than TV. It is written from both a parent and professional perspective. Click on the link below to access the article: Parenting.. read more →

20 Feb 2017
February 20, 2017

CSE Guidance February 2017

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Please find below a link to the new Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Guidance from February 2017. This includes definition and a guide for practitioners, local leaders and decision makers working to protect children from child sexual exploitation. CSE Guidance 2017 read more →

06 Feb 2017
February 6, 2017

Disrespect Nobody Campaign

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The Home Office launched its ‘Disrespect NoBody’ Campaign last week (this runs until the end of March) aimed at preventing young people, both boys and girls aged 12 to 18 years old from becoming perpetrators and victims of abusive relationships. The advertising will be seen during Hollyoakes, the Brit Awards, Big Bang Theory, Spotify, and.. read more →

Please find below a link to Keeping Children Safe in Education – Online Safeguarding Guidance 2016. The guidance is designed to support schools and colleges in addressing online safety aspects contained within the guidance. To view the document, please click on the link below: kcsie-2016-online-safeguarding     read more →

The NSPCC have published a document which summaries their resources and support for schools and others who have access to parents on keeping children safe online. To view this document, please click on the link below: Keeping kids safe online – NSPCC read more →

The new 2016 statutory multi agency guidelines on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) are now available. Click on the link below to view: Multi_Agency_Statutory_Guidance_on_FGM April 2016 read more →

Please click on the link below to view the Rise Above website –  a website aimed at young people, where you will find interesting and useful stuff from the web and beyond to get us all talking about the things that matter to us. You’ll find inspiring and useful stories, videos, games and advice, including emotional.. read more →

The LSCB have recently run a competition for the children and young people within the Borough to design an updated logo for the Board.  The Logo below is the winning design which was created by a former year 6 pupil at St Silas School, Blackburn. The new logo will be used from now onwards and will eventually replace the previous.. read more →