News and events
Here you can keep up to date with news and events from Herefordshire Safeguarding Adults Board and 'Safeguarding Children & Young People in Herefordshire' 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.
Mental Health Awareness Week Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 18-24 May 2020. The theme is kindness. For more information visit the Mental Health Awareness Week website at https://www… read more on article: "Mental Health Awareness Week 18-24 May 2020"
We have a page of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Herefordshire which can be accessed at the following link: https://herefordshiresafeguardingboards.org.uk/partner-resources/covid-19-resources/ Subscribe to our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Informa… read more on article: "Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information "
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For the attention of Safeguarding Midwives We understand how challenging social isolation is for people, particularly people with young families. NHS England have worked with ICON to issue some helpful tips to people with young babies. Please wor… read more on article: "National Maternity Safeguarding Network and ICON"
In view of expected further heavy rainfall for Herefordshire and the surrounding areas, it has been decided to postpone the Partnership Summit scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday 26th February. The adverse weather forecast is likely to make travel diff… read more on article: "Safeguarding Partnership Summit 26th February - POSTPONED"
With effect from 31 January 2020, all secure GCSX Herefordshire Council email addresses will not work. If you need to send a secure safeguarding related email please consider using the following addresses: To discuss or report a safeguarding concer… read more on article: "New secure email addresses from 31 January 2020"
Willing ‘volunteers’ from West Mercia Women’s Aid, West Mercia Rape and Sexual Assault Support Centre, the CCG, public health, police and probation services gave away hundreds of white ribbons to shoppers in Hereford High Town on Friday 29 November a… read more on article: "White Ribbon Stall in High Town a big success"
Please find below a copy of the 2018-19 Annual Report of the Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Board (HSCB). Herefordshire Safeguarding Children's Board Annual Report
Modern slavery webinars Modern slavery has a devastating and long lasting impact on victims and is often a hidden crime, undetected for years. It can take a number of different forms including: child slavery; criminal exploitation; domestic servitud… read more on article: "18 October is Anti-Slavery Day 2019 "