Safeguarding Children's Board

Worried about your safety or the safety of another young person?

If you have some worries about keeping safe as a young person, there is some really helpful information on the Wakefield and District Safeguarding Children's Board website. It offers helpful information about bullying, on-line safety, abuse, self-harm and other subjects. There are also video links to help young people understand risks and how to get help if they are worried about their safety.

You can also take a look at the Young Person's Charter;

If you need someone to talk to about any safeguarding worries, don't be alone as there is help available.
Call social care direct on: 0345 8503 503 which is a free and confidential phoneline , open 24 hours a day.


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The Nominations have been judged and invites to our Awards Ceremony have been sent out.
We also have 30 merit certificates which will be presented to those who just missed a place by their social worker before the end of the year.  A massive congratulation to everyone who was nominated!

It's the Children and Young People's Summit on Saturday.  Keep tuned and we'll let you know how Wakefield are planning to make Wakefield and place to feel Happy, Healthy and Safe

It's the Leaving Care Forum next Wednesday

Then we'll be meeting on the 2nd Friday every month to discuss issues and make real changes to the services that we receive.  If you are 16-25 and would and are living or preparing to live alone get in touch with Richard at

Tell us your ideas for the theme of 2019's Annual Achievement Awards.  See our quick vote form.

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