News and events
Here you can keep up to date with news and events from Herefordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (HSAB), Herefordshire Community Safety Partnership (HCSP) and Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership (HSCP) as well as from local and national partner agencies.
Click on recently published news items below, or browse older news items by month on the right hand side of the page.
The Herefordshire Safeguarding Children’s Partnership has published a new guidance about Peer on Peer Abuse for all staff and frontline practitioners of agencies and organisations within Herefordshire (including the voluntary and community sector) t… read more on article: "New Multi-Agency Guidance Published for Peer on Peer Abuse"
As the Strategic Leaders of the Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership, we are deeply saddened by the tragic death of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. When a child dies in these horrific circumstances, many questions are raised about how professional… read more on article: "Ask. Listen. Act. - Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership statement following the death of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes and the sentencing of Arthur’s stepmother and father"
No Wrong Door is a safe space for young people aged 9 - 25 in Herefordshire, offering one-to-one support, group work, outreach, on-line education and support, and signposting & referrals to partner agencies. Read No Wrong Door's new leaflet to fi… read more on article: "New Leaflet for No Wrong Door"
On behalf of the organisers and speakers, thank you to everyone who attended the White Ribbon Domestic Abuse Conference on November 26, 2021. This was another successful White Ribbon event, attended by over 180 individuals from Herefordshire and Worc… read more on article: "White Ribbon Domestic Abuse Conference 2021 - Directory of Services"
Talk Community has launched a new online falls prevention resource, to coincide with Falls Prevention Awareness Week (20 – 24 September). The annual awareness week aims to highlight the different measures older people can take, to try and prevent th… read more on article: "Falls Prevention Resources for Falls Prevention Awareness Week (20 – 24 September)"
Our colleagues at the Probation Service currently have a vacancy for a temporary Case Administrator at their offices in Hereford. The role is full time, presently 3-6 months but could be extended. For more details, check out the link below: https:/… read more on article: "Job Vacancy - The Probation Service"
ADASS (Association of Directors of Adult Social Services) have released the following very useful ADASS & LGA approved resources on homelessness and safeguarding:Homelessness and Safeguarding Resources Handout (June 2021)Homelessness and Safeguar… read more on article: "Homelessness and Safeguarding Resources"
Book now for Practitioner Forum: 15/09/21Learning from Case Reviews for Children, Adults and Domestic Homicide The next event in our popular series of Practitioner Forums will take place on Wednesday 15th September from 2.00 to 4.30pm. This free even… read more on article: "Herefordshire Practitioner Forum: 15/09/21. Learning from Case Reviews for Children, Adults and Domestic Homicide"
This first joint Herefordshire & Worcestershire conference on Child Exploitation has an amazing line up of guest speakers who are determined to raise awareness and help bring an end to child exploitation. They include Sammy Woodhouse, Carlene Fi… read more on article: "Herefordshire & Worcestershire Joint Conference on Child Exploitation - 21st May"