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  1. Managing Self-Harm in Children & Young People

    16th April 2020

    The Government has asked parents to keep their children at home wherever possible, and for schools to remain open only for children who are vulnerable and for those children of workers critical to the coronavirus (COVID-19) response who absolutely need to attend. While in lockdown, there is the potential that children could be at an […]

  2. Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    9th April 2020

    Whilst we work through unprecedented change due to the coronavirus pandemic, please be assured that safeguarding children in Hampshire continues to remain a priority. Although our working practises may have changed, the Partnership continues to operate as normal. A list of resources and guidance for professionals and parents/carers during the current Covid-19 situation can be […]

  3. Private Fostering Guidance

    1st April 2020

    As cases of coronavirus continue to rise, there is increased potential for children of parents who have been taken ill to be looked after by others that are not immediate family. Many families will be unaware that any private arrangement made between a parent and a carer for a child under 16 (or 18 if […]

  4. Business Plan 2020-2023

    30th March 2020

    The Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership is pleased to announce the publication of its Business Plan 2020-2023. The document can be accessed on the Resource Library under Annual Publications. The Business Plan outlines the agreed priorities for HSCP over the next 3 years.

  5. Every Sleep Counts Launch – 23 January 2020

    26th November 2019

    Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Safeguarding Children Partnerships are pleased to announce the launch of their safe sleep programme ‘Every Sleep Counts’. The ‘Every Sleep Counts’ programme was developed in response to learning raised in the Hampshire Child K Serious Case Review as well as other partnership and child death reviews related to safe […]

  6. HSCB Annual Report 2018/19

    16th September 2019

    We are delighted to publish the annual report for the Hampshire Safeguarding Children Board (HSCB) covering activity between April 2018 and March 2019. ‘The Annual Report provides information as to what has been achieved in Hampshire during 2018/19 and includes updates on local priorities, initiatives and learning. This is built on a wide-ranging audit programme, […]

  7. Ofsted Report

    12th June 2019

    In Spring 2019 Children’s Services within Hampshire County Council were inspected by Ofsted. Click here to view the Ofsted Report, which judges the department to be Outstanding across the four assessed domains. Congratulations to our colleagues within the local authority.

  8. HSCB Newsletter May 2019

    23rd May 2019

    Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) is pleased to share with you a newsletter containing an update on the work of the Partnership. Click here to view the May 2019 newsletter. Previous newsletters can be found on the Resource Library.

  9. National CSE Awareness Day

    18th March 2019

    Monday 18 March 2019 is National Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Awareness Day. NWG are a network dedicated to helping combat CSE, to raise awareness and to provide information and support to voluntary and statutory services who fight alongside them. On 18 March, they want the world to unite against CSE. They aim to highlight the […]

  10. Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership and Children’s Trust Thresholds Chart

    27th February 2019

    Please be aware that the link to the Hampshire Safeguarding Children Partnership and Children’s Trust Thresholds Chart has been updated to: https://www.hants.gov.uk/socialcareandhealth/childrenandfamilies/safeguardingchildren/thresholds Links to the Threshold Chart have been updated throughout the HSCP website and we encourage you to update any internal guidance for staff.