Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Children Board - Latest News en Support for adult victims and survivors of Child Sexual Exploitation Telford & Wrekin Council would welcome your support in answering some questions. 2018-05-25T13:46:00+01:00 Warning issued about app, a social network designed to share user generated music and videos contains adult material and can be used to groom children. Please ensure your child is safe when using it. 2018-04-03T09:10:00+01:00 Driving instructors are warned about sexual relationships with students If instructors do have a sexual relationship with a young student, it will now be seen as 'exploitation'. 2018-03-14T15:27:00+00:00 Have you booked your place at the Stop CSE Awareness event on 16 March? Places are limited, so book via Ollie now! 2018-02-21T13:18:00+00:00 BBC documentary on Wednesday 21 February - Murdered for Love? Murdered for Love? follows the life of Samia Shahid who was found dead after an honour based killing, and her father and first husband were arrested. This broadcasts on BBC 2 at 9pm. 2018-02-20T15:03:00+00:00 Have you completed GCP2 training since August 2016....? .... If so, please complete the post-training evaluation! 2018-02-16T14:00:00+00:00 Developing Practice Briefing 1: Core Groups The first of the Developing Practice briefing notes on Core Groups is now live! 2018-01-26T10:36:00+00:00 Look out for new app: Blaze and the Monster Machines There is a free app for the Blaze and the Monster Machines animated series, but it is very threatening and sinister - please look out for your child using it! 2018-01-25T11:05:00+00:00 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