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

Serious Case Review – Child T

The North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board, in conjunction with the Highlands Child Protection Committee, has published the executive summary for the Serious Case Review relating to Child T. NTSCB Independent Chair Richard Burrows has produced a briefing on the... read more

DfE Consultation – Out-of-school settings

The Department for Education have opened a consultation on a voluntary safeguarding code of practice of out-of-school settings.  The guidance is a good step-forward and long overdue. The lessons from child abuse in organised activities have clearly shown the risks to... 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.