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

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

PANT’s – NSPCC Campaign

The NSPCC’s successful PANTs campaign is designed to allow parents to start easy conversations with their children without having to mention scary words like sex or abuse. It teaches them that their privates are private and that their body belongs to them.... 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.