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Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 24 January 2022

  • Community safety and safeguarding arrangements
  • Joint community safety and safeguarding business support unit
  • Young champions project
  • New traning courses available to book
  • Child exploitation awareness e-learning
  • Find out more about the Family Safeguarding Model
  • New 7-minute briefs
  • National Association for Children of Alcoholics (Nacoa) short awareness sessions
  • Risk outside the home (ROTH) resources for practitioners
  • NSPCC learning update

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 2 December 2021

  • New virtual course dates released
  • Safeguarding Adults Week 2021 - Update
  • SSP virtual conference - Update
  • Do you want to be a Trauma Informed Champion?
  • Reducing parental conflict - training opportunity
  • New 7-minute briefs
  • Mental capacity toolkit
  • Interview with manager of the Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) in Swindon & Wiltshire
  • Raising awareness of domestic abuse - 16 days of action
  • NSPCC learning update

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 27 October 2021

  • New virtual course dates released
  • Safeguarding Adults Week 2021
  • Do you want to be a Trauma Informed Champion?
  • Save the dates - South West Regional Conference Opportunity
  • Swindon Carers Centre Event - Carers Rights Day
  • AWP Virtual Domestic Abuse Conference - ‘The Many Faces of Domestic Abuse'
  • New 7-minute briefs
  • SSP Adult Self-Neglect Policy
  • We need your feedback!
  • Update - Early Help Assessment/RF1 Digitisation projects
  • Family Advisory Board needs parents/family members with lived experience of working with Swindon Childrens Social Care
  • Swindon Advocacy Movement (SAM) - Self-advocacy drop-in sessions for autistic people
  • Newsnight feature - Listening to Adult Survivors of Sexual Exploitation
  • NSPCC learning update

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 30 September 2021

  • Virtual course dates released
  • Save the date! Webinar
  • Do you know about private fostering?
  • Reprovide Perpetrator Programme
  • Free training to all staff working with children, young people and families
  • New 7 minute briefs
  • Teen mental health – a guide for parents
  • Free online safety briefing
  • SCIE
  • Training opportunity
  • Offending: a practice workshop
  • SSP adult self-neglect policy
  • Message from early help hub
  • Timely submission of child protection reports
  • Message from Bernice Weiss
  • Message from Ceri McAteer
  • Working with peer relationships in safeguarding work with adolescents
  • Review published. Babies harmed by male carers.
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Report on complex safeguarding key messages on research

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 19 August 2021

  • SSP training webpage now live
  • SSP Virtual training
  • New E-Learning Module for First Responders and Safeguarding Partners 
  • Basic Awareness Safeguarding Adults at Risk eLearning 
  • Suicide Prevention Awareness ELearning 

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 21 July 2021

  • Overview of the inspection process
  • Ofsted’s Findings 
  • Identified areas for development and improvement
  • Response to this finding

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 1 July 2021

  • Covid-19, Vulnerability and the Safeguarding of Criminally Exploited Children 
  • Learning from Serious Case Reviews 
  • Key Messages from Research
  • Level 1 Child Protection Awareness ELearning resource 
  • SSP Training 2021-22 Virtual Course dates released

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 27 May 2021

  • Champions Learning Programme 
  • Launch of “Making Words Matter A knowledge Briefing”
  • Child Safeguarding Practise Review Panel
  • Safeguarding Alliance Annual Conference 
  • NSPCC learning
     

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 6 May 2021

  • SSP website continues to be under development
  • SSP Training
  • The Building A Resilient Swindon learning programme launch event
  • New 7 Minute Brief
  • Graded Care Profile (GCP2) Assessment Tool
  • Virtual Youth and Early Intervention Forums
  • National County Lines Coordination Centre
  • Sharing information/intelligence with Wiltshire Police
  • Child Protection During the Perinatal Period: Assessment and Practice
  • Analysis of Safeguarding Adults Reviews targeted briefings
  • Reminder of Services Offered Swindon NSPCC
  • Useful Resources
  • Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel
  • Online webinar recording – Introduction of the Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS)
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Swindon VX

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 24 April 2021

  • SSP website continues to be under development
  • SSP Training dates
  • Graded Care Profile (GCP2) Assessment Tool
  • Voluntary Action Swindon presentations 
  • Online webinar recording –Introduction of the Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS)

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 24 March 2021

  • Virtual Youth and Early Intervention Forums
  • Safeguarding Adolescents
  • Virtual classroom
  • Supervision Orders update for safeguarding partners
  • Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
  • Safeguarding adults at risk of harm: New research and perspectives
  • Good News
  • Female Genital Mutilation – Information Sharing (FGM-IS)
  • Analysis of Safeguarding Adult Reviews (April 2017 - March 2019)
  • Swindon and Wiltshire Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) has achieved Male Accreditation via Lime Culture
  • Sibling Sexual Abuse: A knowledge and practice overview
  • Guidance for safeguarding adults in care homes
  • NSPCC learning

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 1 March 2021

  • Practitioner Forum – Frontline Practitioners Needed!
  • National Child Exploitation Awareness Day 18 March 2021
  • National County Lines Coordination Centre free conference 23 & 24 March 2021
  • ‘Protecting Vulnerable Persons – Learning the Lessons and Developing Policing Responses Conference’ 16 March 2021
  • Huma Trafficking Foundation & SPACE online forum 23 March 2021
  • Clarification regarding Keeping children safe in education (KCSiE) guidance – safeguarding training
  • Social Work Week & World Social Work Day 8 - 16 March 2021
  • Safeguarding Adults Useful Resources
  • Early Help Useful Resources
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Virtual Classroom

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 9 February 2021

  • SSP Website being updated
  • Practitioner Forum – Frontline Practitioners Needed!
  • Publication of two Safeguarding Adult Reviews
  • Ofsted Focused Inspection of Swindon Children’s Services
  • Healthwatch and Harbour Project Survey Report Published
  • Domestic Abuse Codeword Scheme
  • Information about vaccines developed for people with learning disabilities and/or autistic people
  • Department for Work and Pensions Safeguarding Leader covering Swindon
  • Together we can tackle child abuse
  • If you think it, report it
  • Practice Briefing for Sharing Learning and Improving Practice - Learning from SSP Multi-Agency Mental Health Audit  
  • New SSP Adult Safeguarding Documents
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Virtual Classroom
  • Virtual College Personal Wellbeing and Development

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 12 January 2021

  • Covid Vaccination Scam
  • Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018 
  • Child Exploitation Practitioner Resource and SSP webpage
  • Resource pack for sharing learning and improving practice – Professional Curiosity
  • Graded Care Profile (GCP2) Assessment Tool
  • Making Safeguarding Personal
  • 7 Minute Briefs
  •  NPPCC Learning
  •  Virtual Classroom
  •  First Light
  •  Useful recourses; Safeguarding Adults

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 9 December 2020

  • Safeguarding Adult Webinars
  • Blog by Dr Sophie Laws
  • Analysis from Safeguarding Adults Reviews
  • Adult Safeguarding and Homelessness: Virtual Seminars
  • 7 Minute Briefs
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Criminal Exploitation
  • The Home Office
  • IMPACT
  • Countering Terrorism Policing

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 17 November 2020

  • SSP Annual Report 2019-20
  • First Awareness Training
  • Keeping Children Safe during Community Activities, After-School Clubs and Tuition
  • 7 Minute Briefs
  • NSPCC Learning
  • National Safeguarding Adults Week
  • Cafcass
  • Coercive Control

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 27 October 2020

  • NSPCC Learning peer on peer sexual abuse
  • Mental Health service & school
  • Risk Enablement Panel
  • 7 Min Brief on Mental Capacity
  • SSP available training

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 5 October 2020

  • Changes to Wiltshire Police Early Intervention Offer
  • Social Care Institute for Excellence
  • Neglect Framework and Practice Guide/Graded Care Profile 2 (GCP2)
  • NSPCC Learning
  • Babies cry you can cope
  • Child Protection Conferences – Towards a Family Safeguarding Model
  • Launch of Adult Safeguarding E-referral
  • Problem Gambling in Young People
  • SSP Virtual Classroom

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 23 September 2020

  • Quality Assurance of Early Help Assessments
  • Digital innovations in care leavers services
  • Neglect Graded Care Profile 2 Virtual Training
  • Virtual Courses
  • Update for Child Minders on Training
  • Rapid In Time Reviews
  • Consultation – NICE Safeguarding Adults in Care Homes
  • COVID-19 Insight Report

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 10 September 2020

  • SSP Staff changes
  • Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel Webinar
  • SSP Virtual training
  • New SSP logo
  • Beyond COVID: new thinking on the future of adult social care
  • Family Safeguarding Model – CP Conferences

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 10 August 2020

  • SSP Staff changes
  • Child Protection Conferences Update
  • SSP Virtual training
  • New interactive App from Children's Commissioner's Office CHLDRN
  • Liberty Protection Safeguards

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 27 July 2020

  • Private Fostering
  • Domestic Abuse - Resources for professionals
  • 7 minute briefings
  • SSP Virtual Training
  • The Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel’s national review into sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI)
  • NSPCC reports published this month
  • Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) update
  • Best interests decisions - A COVID 19 quick guide and a technology checklist for video calling
  • Update from UK Safer Internet Centre

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 13 July 2020

  • Quality Assurance of Early Help Assessments
  • Mental Capacity Law and Policy
  • Research in Practice
  • SSP Virtual Classroom
  • Home Office Modern Slavery Social Media Campaign
  • Because We All Care Campaign
  • SSP – Child Protection Conferences – Phase One Towards a Family Safeguarding Model
  • SSP – Child Protection Conferences Update
  • Carers Emergency Card Scheme (ECS)

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 29 June 2020

  • Understanding Mental Illness
  • Child Protection Conferences
  • Adult Safeguarding Training
  • Virtual Assessments
  • SSP Training
  • Safeguarding Adults with Dementia
  • Youth Isolation 

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 15 June 2020

  • Gang activity and Child Exploitation
  • Swindon SEND
  • Mental Health of Infants in Care
  • Threshold Training & MASH (Virtual) Open Days
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Gillick Competence & Fraser Guidelines
  • School Transitions
  • Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel
  • Safeguarding & Housing
  • Safeguarding & Covid-19
  • NHS Fabulous Fortnight
  • SSP training

Swindon Safeguarding partnership Newsletter - 1 June 2020

  • Threshold Training
  • Covid-19 & Adult Safeguarding
  • Neglect – Graded Care Profile
  • Safeguarding adults in ‘closed’ environments
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Sextortion Sexualised Phishing
  • Child Protection Conferences
  • SSP training

Swindon Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter - 18 May 2020

  • Child Exploitation
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Life after Covid-19
  • New Services
  • SSP Training
  • Referral routes for Adult Safeguarding