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

National Stalking Awareness Week

National Stalking Awareness Week Monday 8th April – Friday 12th April 2019 On the 15th March the Stalking Protection Act 2019 came into force. We know that victims of stalking experience psychological trauma including: Denial, confusion, self-doubt, questioning if... read more

Sex education shake-up in secondary schools

Sex education shake-up in secondary schools means learning about grooming, forced marriage and domestic abuse Children will also be taught about the dangers of female genital mutilation The dangers of female genital mutilation will be taught to all secondary school... 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.