Learning From Case Reviews
Learning From Case Reviews – Issue 1
Southampton Safeguarding Board’s Newsletter
Newsletter February 2017 – latest edition
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What is meant by Making Safeguarding Personal?
We know that residents in Southampton place a high value on safe, effective services that work together to keep vulnerable adults safe from abuse and neglect. We also know that for adults who are at risk of, or have suffered abuse and neglect, their families and carers it is important that any safeguarding intervention is focused on the wishes and needs of the ‘adult at risk’ and achieving outcomes that support people to improve or resolve their circumstances. This is what we mean by Making Safeguarding Personal.
Hampshire Fire & Rescue Services Safe & Well Visits
To promote fire safety at home, Hampshire Fire and Rescue are offering newly tailored Safe and Well visits.
Southampton Safeguarding Week 2016
Southampton Local Safeguarding Boards promoted Southampton Safeguarding Week 6-10th June 2016 and were stationed at varying locations across the city during the week. Members of the public could find out about key important safety issues such as turn off technology for safety, safer sleeping for babies and what to do if you are worried about a child or an adult at risk of harm. Read our feedback here.
There are calls for the practice to be made a criminal offence after it was revealed that hundreds of girls in the UK could be affected. Breast ironing uses heated objects, including stones and hammers, to flatten a girl’s breasts and stop them from developing.
Youth Forum Champions
Southampton City Council are looking for Youth Forum Champions! For more information and to enquire, please click here..