Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News en Modern Slavery Helpline - Working Towards A World Without Slavery Who can you tell? 2018-01-18T11:13:00+00:00 Look out for IMVU - help to keep your child safe online! IMVU - a realistic game similar to The SIMs - allows users to create an avatar and speak to strangers and pinpoints your location. Monitor your child's online activity and help keep them safe! 2018-01-15T11:35:00+00:00 Stop, Speak, Support website launched The website as part of the campaign launched by the Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry has been launched! 2018-01-04T11:17:00+00:00 Government publish Strategy for Dealing with Safeguarding Issues in Charities A new strategy designed to help charities deal with any safeguarding issues that arise has been published. 2017-12-21T15:08:00+00:00 TWSCB wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! If you are concerned about a child over the festive period, please contact Family Connect on 01952 385385 (Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm) or Emergency Duty Team on 01952 676500 (Mon - Sun after 5pm) 2017-12-21T14:46:00+00:00 White Ribbon Day 2017 - a success for Telford and Wrekin An event organised by the Community Safety Partnership was well attended, and several people pledged their support for the campaign. 2017-11-28T15:57:00+00:00 Save a life... Take the Suicide Prevention training Free Suicide Prevention training from Zero Suicide Alliance available now! 2017-11-23T15:08:00+00:00 Online safety: Prince William launches anti-cyberbullying plan Prince William has launched a big plan to help keep you safe online. 2017-11-16T14:37:00+00:00 Success for 'Children United in Safety' 2017 Conference! The 'Children United in Safety' conference, jointly run by Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board (TWSCB) and Team Safeguarding Voice© was a great success! 2017-10-20T10:57:00+01:00 Kooth - free, safe and anonymous support for young people Young people with any troubles or worries can visit Kooth's website for free and safe online support. 2017-09-25T11:30:00+01:00 New 0-25 Emotional Health and Wellbeing Service for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin A new service for children and young people aged 0-25 to access for their emotional health and wellbeing has been launched. 2017-08-01T11:42:00+01:00 Police issue FGM warning ahead of school summer holidays If you help facilitate female genital mutilation - you are breaking the law. That's the message from West Mercia Police, ahead of schools breaking up for summer holidays in the next week or so. 2017-07-13T16:45:00+01:00 Safety event success for more than 2000 students More than 2000 students from 50 schools across Telford and Wrekin are taking part in a multi-agency partnership event aimed at raising their awareness of important safety issues. 2017-07-05T16:05:00+01:00 Government announces Mental Health First Aid training for teachers by 2020 The government has pledged that every secondary school in the country will be offered Mental Health First Aid training by 2020. 2017-07-03T13:51:00+01:00 NSPCC publish 'How safe are our children?' 2017 report The NSPCC have published their 'How safe are our children?' report for 2017 - the most comprehensive overview of child protection in the UK. 2017-06-20T11:46:00+01:00 NSPCC launches Share Aware campaign Share Aware - from NSPCC and O2 - gives parents the tools they need to have regular and informed conversations about staying safe online. 2017-06-16T16:11:00+01:00 View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. 2017-05-09T14:18:00+01:00 'For me' - Childline's new app 'For me' - Childline's new app has been launched 2017-05-04T12:17:00+01:00 We take all allegations of bullying extremely seriously in Telford and Wrekin Following allegations of bullying in a local school, there has now been the opportunity to review the information held by partner agencies who support the safety and wellbeing of children in Telford. 2017-04-20T17:11:00+01:00 Ofsted release new guidance on Joint Targeted Area Inspections Ofsted have released new guidance on Joint Targeted Area Inspections (JTAI) 2017-04-19T14:43:00+01:00