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

Annual Report 2017-18

The latest annual report of the North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board has been approved by its members and shared with all key partners. The report highlights the main achievements of the work of the Board and demonstrates how it has been able to be sure children... read more

The challenge of training volunteers

Any organisation that has a responsibility to safeguard children, young people and vulnerable adults needs to consider a robust safeguarding approach for all staff, including volunteers. It is extremely important that volunteers are trained adequately, and... read more

Safeguarding in sport – considerations for your club

Everyone who comes into contact with children or young people has a role to play in their protection. It is not the responsibility of anyone working in a club to decide whether or not abuse has taken place. However, it is their responsibility to act on any concerns... 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.