The Government wishes to improve the arrangements for dealing with incidents of adult abuse. In September 1999 the Department of Health issued a consultative draft copy of ‘No Secrets’ for comment. We now enclose copies of the final, published document.
EL (88) P 95 : Diagnosis of child sexual abuse: Guidance for doctors. Child Protection: guidance for senior nurses, health visitors and midwives. Child sexual abuse: Survey report inter-agency-co-operation in England and Wales
Briefing paper on supporting child protection reports in general practice.
Overview of statutory, professional and contractual duties that apply on GP practices.
List of local systems prototyping new ways of working together to safeguard children.
Example Safeguarding Local Enhanced Service (Generic)
Example Safeguarding Local Enhanced Service: Child Protection Case Conference.
Example Safeguarding Local Enhanced Service: Child Protection Summary Report.
Example Safeguarding Local Enhanced Service: Claim form
Example Local Enhanced Service: Claim form (completed) for safeguarding in primary care.
Letter requesting action from STP areas to review support in place to support general practice reporting in response to safeguarding requests for children and vulnerable adults.
Children’s Commissioner’s infographic report that examines the latest scale of, and trends over time in, rates of childhood vulnerability. It estimates the total number of children in England currently receiving statutory support or intervention (those who are ‘in the system’),
This literature search is a summary of the latest international research about effective interventions to prevent child sexual abuse and child sexual exploitation.
This report summarises the emerging evidence from the UK on the issue of child sexual exploitation. It provides practice examples to support local public health leaders to establish a public health framework for prevention and intervention.
Violence against women is a major public health problem rooted in gender inequality and is a gross violation of women’s human rights, affecting the lives and health of millions of women and girls. This framework outlines steps for a public
Children’s Commissioner report that aims to take stock of advocacy provided by local authorities three years on and to highlight ongoing issues observed by the Children’s Commissioner’s Help at Hand service, which provides advice and help to children in care.
A report on the Ombudsman’s investigations into the deaths of two vulnerable young men. It finds significant failings in their mental health care and treatment.
Date of report: 9 April 2019 Deceased name: Anthony Buckingham Coroners name: Daniel Sharpstone Coroners Area: Suffolk Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Trust At the
This report identifies the progress and accomplishments made within safeguarding, across the health sector, since the last update in April 2018 and provides details regarding the key safeguarding priorities for the year ahead.
Guidance from the Care Quality Commission that sets out how care providers should consider people’s relationship and sexuality needs. It focus’ on issues like relationships, diversity and protecting people from harm. It covers a diverse range of often complex issues,