Bracknell Forest Local Safeguarding Children Board

The Bracknell Forest Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) is a dynamic partnership that has responsibility for working together to oversee the safety and well-being of children and young people in Bracknell Forest.

What is safeguarding?

Everyone has a responsibility for safeguarding children. Every child can be hurt, put at risk of harm or abused, regardless of their age, gender, religion or ethnicity. Safeguarding legislation and government guidance says that safeguarding means:

  • protecting children from maltreatment
  • preventing impairment of children’s health or development
  • ensuring that children are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care

News

New approaches to preventing child abuse and neglect in families

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