News

This part of the PSCB website provides you with a monthly digest of news about government consultations, new guidance that may have been issued, conferences and local or national events.

Hants Honour Based Voilence, Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation Multi-Agency Guidance
This guidance has been updated and can be accessed via Information for Professionals.

Learning from national SCRs
The Hull LSCB is publishing a report on a Serious Case Review.
Click here for further information

Newsletter
The Portsmouth Safeguarding Children Board newsletter March 2014.
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Publication of PSCB Annual Report 2012/13
The Portsmouth Safeguarding Children Board Annual Report 2012-13 provides an assessment of the effectiveness of local arrangements to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. The report recognises the achievements and the progress that has been made in the local area across all agencies and schools that work with children. It also provides an analysis of the challenges that still remain and how these will be addressed.
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Information on the PSCB Safeguarding Training Programme
The PSCB Safeguarding Training Programme has been specifically designed for those working with children, young people and their families, including those working with adults who are parents in Portsmouth. This includes practitioners from public sector organisations, private sector and those from voluntary, community and faith groups. For information about the training modules offered, please call 02392 68 8338 or email pscbtraining@portsmouthcc.gov.uk
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PSCB Safeguarding Training Programme
Multi-Agency Booking Form
Access the booking form here

PSCB Safeguarding Training Programme
Single Agency Booking Form
Access the booking form here

LARC5 Research Local Report
PSCB's research project on early help with child neglect is now published
Click here to read the local report

LARC5 Research National Report
LARC5 national research report is now published
Click here to read the national report