This section provides information, advice and resources for professionals on safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, including information about LSCB training for people who work with children and young people in all capacities, whether as paid workers or as volunteers.
SLSCB is working to ensure there are effective methods for identifying, reporting, investigating and managing the protection of children. If you are concerned that a child or young person is at significant risk of harm, download and complete the SAFER Referral Form and send it to the Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Childrens Hub email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope you find the information pages and documents below useful. Please click on the links below to access the information.
All staff working with children should also be aware of and refer to national guidance such as:
The following web pages provide useful information: