Safeguarding

Safeguarding Children Policies

safeguarding-children

Safeguarding is the action that is taken to promote the welfare of children and protect them from harm.
Safeguarding means:

  • protecting children from abuse and maltreatment;
  • preventing harm to children’s health or development;
  • ensuring children grow up with the provision of safe and effective care.

Below is a link to a government website offering information for Safeguarding Children and Young People:

Government help and information about Safeguarding Children and Young People