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.
On Friday 8 April 2022, Herefordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (HSAB) published a Thematic Review into premature deaths. HSAB has discretion to commission reviews in circumstances where there could be learning from how agencies worked together with… read more on article: "HSAB publishes Thematic Review into Premature Deaths"
On Monday 21 February 2022, Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership published a Child Safeguarding Practice Review into an individual case where there were allegations of peer-on-peer abuse. The review was commissioned by the three statuto… read more on article: "Herefordshire Safeguarding Childrens Partnership Publish CSPR Peer on Peer Abuse"
On Monday 7 February 2022, Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership published Serious Case Review Matthew. The Serious Case Review was commissioned by its predecessor body Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Board, in respect of the circumsta… read more on article: "Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership Publish Serious Case Review Matthew"
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"