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.


The Truth Project

The Truth Project offers victims and survivors of child sexual abuse an opportunity to share their experiences in a confidential and supportive setting. It is part of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, which was established to investigate the extent to... read more

Keeping Children Safe in Education

In December 2017, the Department for Education published its proposed revisions for the new edition of the statutory guidance, Keeping Children Safe in Education which will come into force in September 2018. The consultation on the proposals ends on 22nd February... read more

Free Safeguarding Course for School Governors

Free Email Safeguarding Course for Governors The role of the safeguarding governor can be a complex one, and it is not always easy to find development opportunities to help governors learn more. Time can often be a constraint, so I have developed an email course for... 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.