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National Stalking Awareness Week

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...
Sex education shake-up in secondary schools

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...
Children’s Mental Health Week 2019

Children’s Mental Health Week 2019

Children’s Mental Health Week 2019 4-10 February North Tyneside Safeguarding Children Board is pleased to be supporting Place2Be’s Children’s Mental Health Week 2019 (4-10 February). For this year’s theme ‘Healthy: Inside and Out’, Place2Be is encouraging...
Safer Internet Day 2019

Safer Internet Day 2019

Permission to share? Young people struggle to resolve “consent confusion” online New research reveals the positives and challenges of young people sharing content online Sharing content online seen as critical to connecting with the world and making a positive...
Serious Case Review – Child T

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...
DfE Consultation – Out-of-school settings

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...