National Safeguarding Practice Review Panel – 2020 Annual Report

This second annual report from the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel provides analysis and reflection on English safeguarding practice during what has been an indescribably hard time for children and families. It has also been a period of unprecedented test and challenge for all those entrusted with safeguarding and protecting children from harm. The Panel […]

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Wider Impact of Covid (PHE)

This report by Dr Marilena Korkodilos – Deputy Director, Healthcare, Wellbeing & Workforce, PHE London was published on 12th April 2021. Download the full report here

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The Big Ask

Millions of children in England have been invited to set their priorities for improving childhood as part of a major consultation being conducted by the children’s commissioner for England. Dame Rachel de Souza will visit schools to speak to children in person.  The survey, which will run for one month, from 19 April, will be […]

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Government launches review into sexual abuse in schools

NSPCC dedicated helpline will provide support and guidance to any victims of sexual abuse in schools Ofsted to review school safeguarding policies and ensure incidents are dealt with swiftly and appropriately Victims will be better supported to refer allegations to the police if they wish A new helpline to support potential victims of sexual harassment […]

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Farewell Message from Di Smith

This is my final message to you all as I leave my role as Independent Chair and Scrutineer of Croydon Safeguarding Children Partnership. Endings are always a good time for reflection and so I have been thinking back to when I started as the Independent Chair of Croydon Safeguarding Children Board in August 2017. This […]

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