We are pleased to advise that the Annual Report for 2013/14 has now been published. The full document can be found in the Practitioner's Information section of the website.
We are very pleased to advise that the new Sutton LSCB Self-Harm Protocol has just been published. It should be used by all professionals working with children and young people where there are concerns about Self-Harm. The document can be found in the Practitioners Information section of this website.
We are pleased to advise that our new escalation policy has been published. This is to be used when professionals have concerns about the way other agencies are dealing with potential child protection or child in need issues. The document can be found in the Practitoners Information section of this website.
We are delighted to announce details of this year's LSCB Conference. It is called SAFEGUARDING IN A DIGITAL WORLD and will take place on Tuesday 12th February 2014 at The Chaucer Centre. To book your place go to www.sutton.gov.uk/childrenstraining
Do you understand the reality of living in the digital world, the risks and challenges, and the impact this has on children and young people in Sutton? How can you protect and support them?
CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) Ambassador talking about vulnerable young people being exploited online.
BeatBullying, an international bullying prevention charity, provide an update on cyber bullying policy and what they offer to support children online e.g. cyber mentors and counsellors.
AVA (Against Violence & Abuse) will provide an overview of how social media and technologies are used to perpetrate abuse. They will include a live glimpse into a online chat room and what young people will experience.
Digital Age and the Law - a presentation from the Metropolitan Police including the consequences for the perpetrators of online abuse.
The Conference will engage directly with the digital world reflecting the lives of our young people. There will be a live Twitter Feed capturing questions and comments. Twitter users please tweet us @SuttonLSCB and look out for the hashtag #SuttonLSCB2014.
To book your place go to www.sutton.gov.uk/childrenstraining
We now have our own Twitter account undet the name @SutttonLSCB. If you are not yet a twitter user you can still see us at https://twitter.com/SuttonLSCB
We will use the account to provide updates about local initiatives, developments and training and also to 're-tweet' items we think may be of interest.
We look forward to interacting with you!
The LSCB Annual Report for 2012/13 can be found here