Sutton Health Safeguarding
Health Professionals can contact NHS Sutton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) for Safeguarding information and advice:
Anna Cassin, Assistant Director of Quality and Nursing
Tel: 020 3668 1200
To refer a concern about a child contact:
Multi-agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) tel: 0208 770 6001
Single Point of Access (SPA) for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services tel: 0203 513 3800
If you or your team or practice require online child safeguarding training please contact the LSCB training team: email@example.com
LSCB multi-agency child safeguarding training is available to all health providers in Sutton.
Newletter to subscribe to for child protection updates:
Learning from Serious Case Reviews (SCR) - all reports are published by the NSPCC library service and available online
Policy update 04.09.2017 School nurses
The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has published a toolkit for school nurses in the UK. The resource includes examples of good practice including the role of the nurse in safeguarding in schools.
Further information: RCN School nursing toolkit
Policy update 21.08.2017
Children and young people's mental health care and support
The Royal Colleges of GPs (RCGP), Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), and Psychiatrists (RCPsych) have committed to five shared principles to improve the care and support of children and young people with mental health problems across the UK. The principles include: a shared vision for children and young people’s mental health across all government departments; training and education for the whole children’s workforce in their role and responsibilities for children and young people’s mental health.
Position statement on children and young peoples’ mental health (PDF)