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Anti-Bullying Week 2019

Anti-Bullying Week 2019

Anti-Bullying Week happens in schools across England each November. This year’s Anti-Bullying Week has the theme Change Starts With Us and is happening from Monday 11th November – Friday 15th November 2019. The campaign is the brain child of the National...
SAFE Week 2019 – Update

SAFE Week 2019 – Update

Safeguarding Awareness for Everyone (SAFE) week SAFE week is an annual campaign to raise awareness in North Tyneside about protecting vulnerable adults and children from abuse and harm, however safeguarding our residents is a year round initiative. Please take a look...
New Safeguarding Arrangements

New Safeguarding Arrangements

Multi agency safeguarding arrangements New arrangements published Monday 24th June 2019 Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 sets out the guidance which transfers local safeguarding arrangements from Local Safeguarding Children Boards to three statutory...
Scam Awareness 2019

Scam Awareness 2019

What is a scam? A scam is a scheme to try to steal money, personal information or data from a person or organisation. Other names for a scam include fraud, hoax, con, swindle and cheat. Scams Awareness is a yearly campaign developed by Citizens Advice which aims to...
SAFE Week 2019

SAFE Week 2019

SAFE Week 2019   Safeguarding Awareness For Everyone Week will take place from Monday 23rd September to Sunday 29th September.  This is the sixth year that North Tyneside Council and its partners have worked together on raising awareness of protecting vulnerable...
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...