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Policies and procedures

Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Board is part of the West Midlands Safeguarding Children Procedures of agreed multi-agency child protection policies and procedures for ten Local Safeguarding Children Boards throughout the West Midlands Region.

Professionals will find on the consortium web pages every policy and procedure that is required. Listed below are some frequently used Herefordshire Safeguarding policies and procedures:

Threshold Guidance and the Levels of Need

Children Missing Education 

Escalation Policy: Resolution of Professional Disagreements

Escalation Policy: Template for completion

Domestic Violence Pathway

Early Help for Families

LADO Information: Guidance, Leaflets, contact details etc.

Make a Safeguarding Referral (MARF)

HSCB Neglect Strategy 2017-2019

For guidance on Child Sexual Exploitation please visit  our CSE page.

Protecting children and young people: the responsibilities of all doctors; General Medical Council Guidance