What's New

  1. Complete our survey: Domestic abuse training needs

    20th January 2022

    20 January 2022 — The Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) in association with Hampshire Domestic Abuse Partnership (HDAP) are seeking the views of Hampshire professionals to inform its domestic abuse themed training, as part of the HSCP’s Virtual Learning Platform for 2022-23. To continue to offer high-quality domestic abuse training to support the needs of […]

  2. Free access to Brook Traffic Light Tool expiring soon!

    18th January 2022

    There are just two months left for Hampshire professionals to get their free five-year access to the Brook Traffic Light Tool. Last year, Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership joined forces with Brook to offer Hampshire professionals free access to Brook’s nationally recognised Sexual Behaviours Traffic Light Tool. Applicable to all age groups, the Tool supports professionals […]

  3. Safeguarding Adolescents Strategy and Toolkit Launched

    9th December 2021

    9 December 2021 — Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) and the Isle of Wight Safeguarding Children Partnership (IOWSCP) today launched its new Safeguarding Adolescents Strategy and associated online Toolkit to support professionals working with adolescents and their families. Adolescence is a transitional phase of physical and psychological development between childhood and adulthood. The Safeguarding Adolescents […]

  4. LAUNCH EVENT: Safeguarding Adolescents in Hants & IOW

    1st November 2021

    1 November 2021 — Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) and the Isle of Wight Safeguarding Children Partnership (IOWSCP) will launch the new Safeguarding Adolescents Strategy and associated online Safeguarding Adolescents Toolkit next month to support professionals working with young people and their families in the Hampshire and Isle of Wight areas. Adolescence is a transitional […]

  5. HSCP Annual Report 2020/21

    5th October 2021

    5 October 2021 – The Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) is pleased to present the Annual Report for 2020/21, on behalf of the three statutory partners (Hampshire County Council, Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group, and Hampshire Constabulary) and relevant partner agencies. The Annual Report, which covers the performance year to the […]

  6. ICON Week: Organisations come together to raise awareness of infant crying and how to cope

    27th September 2021

    27 September 2021 – “Babies cry, you can cope!” that’s the key message from NHS, local authorities and healthcare organisations from across the country who have come together this September to promote lifesaving messages to parents. Research suggests that some parents and care givers can lose control when a baby’s crying becomes too much. Some […]

  7. HSCP Training and Development Survey

    13th September 2021

    13 September 2021 – During the COVID-19 pandemic the Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) rapidly transformed its face-to-face multi-agency training programme to offer virtual courses to Hampshire professionals to ensure continued access to vital safeguarding themed courses. The Virtual Learning Platform has been hugely successful and a valuable resource to all practitioners working with children […]

  8. One Year Anniversary of the CERAF: Update

    1st September 2021

    1 September 2021 – In September 2020, Local Safeguarding Children Partnerships across the Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth and Southampton (HIPS) areas published the new Child Exploitation Risk Assessment Framework (CERAF) for professionals. A CERAF should be completed as soon as potential concerns regarding any form of child exploitation are identified. This may include Child […]

  9. Lunchtime Learning – An Introduction to ARFID

    4th August 2021

    4 August 2021 – In association with Hampshire Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), the Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSPC) is pleased to announce its latest virtual Lunchtime Learning session: An introduction to ARFID: Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder on Wednesday 29 September 2021 at 12-1pm. This one-hour Lunchtime Learning workshop introduces practitioners to ARFID; a […]

  10. Celebrating a year of the HSCP Virtual Learning Platform!

    16th June 2021

    Today marks the 1-year anniversary of the Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership’s Virtual Learning Platform. The Virtual Learning Platform was established last year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure professionals could continue accessing safeguarding training following the suspension of face-to-face learning. The Platform offers a diverse range of free multi-agency virtual courses, Webinar Wednesdays, […]