North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board

Hello. Welcome to the North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board website. We hope you will find it a useful resource for keeping children and young people safe. Our website brings together information for children, young people and their families, as well as the professionals who work with them.

If you are worried about a child or a young person report it.
Remember, safeguarding is everyone’s business.

Sharing information in order to  assist and support professionals in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Information to help families keep children and young people safe and to understand the services that are available to safeguard and promote their welfare.

If you or another child or young person is being mistreated or abused by someone and you’re not sure what to do; or if you need to talk to someone or get advice this area is for you.

News

Working Together to Safeguard Children – July 2018

Working Together to Safeguard Children – July 2018 is a guide to inter-agency working to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. This guidance covers: • the legislative requirements placed on individual services • a framework for the three local... read more

The Truth Project – Inquiry into CSE Report

The Truth Project – Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has today published 50 accounts of child sexual abuse and institutional failure. The experiences were shared with the Inquiry’s Truth Project and illustrate a catalogue... read more

NEW Sexual Exploitation E-learning

This new e-learning module is now available on Learning Pool by clicking here By the end of the module you will: • understand the nature of sexual exploitation, • be aware of signs to look out for, • identify what makes individuals more vulnerable to exploitation, •... read more

Our Annual Report

This report sets out our key achievements over the past 12 months but also looks ahead to the challenges of the future. The report assesses the effectiveness of the Boards’ joint working arrangements in improving the safety and welfare of the borough’s children.