Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News en Modern Slavery Helpline - Working Towards A World Without Slavery http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/64/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! http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/63/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/62/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/61/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! http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/60/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/59/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/58/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/57/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! http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/56/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/55/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/54/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/53/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/52/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/51/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/50/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/49/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/48/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/47/for_me_-_childlines_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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/46/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 http://www.telfordsafeguardingboard.org.uk/lscb/news/article/45/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