Free Safeguarding Resources and Reference Material

DBS Resources

DBS links, "how to" explanations, references and guidance.

Direct link to the very popular SAFEcic DBS Eligibility Handiguide.

Safeguarding Notebook

Extracts from our Managing Director's notebook. These are only a few of the many genuine cases we help deal with.

Free Training Links Page

All frontline staff now need to be aware of the Prevent Duty under the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015. These are the official free courses.

It is recommended that all frontline staff are aware of FGM (Female Genital Mutilation). This is the free official Home Office training course. We also provide a link to HM Government "Modern Slavery" guidance, resources and training.

How to Protect Your Children From Abuse course (by Charles Fortt, an expert working in the field of child abuse).

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Our eSafety resource hub.

Below you will find links to safeguarding and child protection and adult safeguarding tools and reference materials which can be downloaded.

Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2020, came into effect September 2020. SAFEcic Briefing paper on the changes from the previous document.

Comparison of Legislation and Guidance;

England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Ireland and the Channel Islands all have slightly different Safeguarding guidance and legislation. These documents cross refer the relevant legislation and guidance;

England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland comparison;

Child Safeguarding Cross Refs.  Adult Safeguarding Cross Refs.

England, Ireland, Jersey plus Guernsey, Aldernay and Sark;

Child Safeguarding Cross Refs. Adult Safeguarding Cross Refs.

Regulatory Bodies for Care and or Education in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland by Country.

Legislation, Statutory Guidance, Frameworks, Good Practice Guidance

Child Safeguarding

Adult Safeguarding

England: Children

England: Adults

Wales: Children

Wales: Adults

Scotland: Children

Scotland: Adults 

Northern Ireland: Children

Northern Ireland: Adults

Ireland: Children

Ireland: Adults

Jersey: Children

Jersey: Adults

Guernsey and Aldernay

and Sark: Children

Guernsey and Aldernay

and Sark: Adults

eSafety - the key legislation in the UK for Child and Adult.

Relevant Reports for Safeguarding Children

Useful educational videos about Sexual Consent and the work of SARCs ( Sexual Assault Referral Centres). Also includes links to useful websites and interviews of a victim and an advisor.
http://educateagainsthate.com/  educate.against.hate This website gives parents, teachers and school leaders practical advice on protecting children from extremism and radicalisation.