Watch this short film about knowing the signs of criminal exploitation, produced by Leicester Police. Click to access our page dedicated to exploitation and county lines.
Regular newsletters are being re-established to improve communication with partners and understanding of the work of the partnership. The first Autumn issue of the SVPP Newsletter includes an introduction from the Chair, Mark Gurrey, information on a New Partnership Practice Review … Continued
Please find below a leaflet that features as a “7 minute briefing on Harmful Gambling”. This leaflet helps to understand what is the difference between gambling and harmful gambling, drawing attention to the impacts of harmful gambling and signposting what … Continued
The current circumstances, caused by the outbreak of Covid-19, present a different context for safeguarding vulnerable children, young people and their families. Support for children and young people: This link provides information for children and young people about where … Continued
Multi-agency Forums, or MAFs, as they are more commonly known, are community based meetings where agencies come together to discuss relevant issues relating to safeguarding and the well-being of children and young people. Members may discuss cases either to get advice … Continued
In the current context of the Coronavirus outbreak, there is support, information and resources for those working with children, young people and their families as detailed below: Helping children to understand the Coronavirus outbreak NSPCC has created an online Hub … Continued
The current context of restrictions of movement and self -isolation may increase the risk and severity of domestic abuse and make it harder for services to identify and support victims and those impacted by domestic abuse. There is help out … Continued
The guidance on responding to bruising or injuries in non-mobile babies and children has been revised. This follows a number of recent cases in Wiltshire where bruises and injuries have not been reported appropriately and the children have been found … Continued