Teenage Relationship Abuse

The British Crime Survey 2009/10 found that the 16-19 year age group were most likely to suffer abuse from a partner.

From March 2013, the definition of domestic violence will include young people under 18.

This new definition of domestic …

Definition of Child Protection

There is no legal definition of child protection, but services aim to identify those children who are at risk of serious harm. Child protection aims to keep children safe where there is serious risk of harm. Serious risk of harm …

What is Safeguarding Children?

What is Safeguarding children?

Safeguarding refers to everything we do to keep all children safe from harm. Safeguarding is often used to mean Child Protection, but the two phrases have quite distinct meanings. Child Protection describes the actions that will …