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Here you can keep up to date with news and events from  the Herefordshire Safeguarding Children Board and the Herefordshire Safeguarding Adults Board, as well as from local and national partner agencies. 

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News in July 2016

Pokémon Go: a parent's guide from the NSPCC

Monday 18 July 2016 1.58pm

The NSPCC have published a parent's guide containing a lot of useful advice for keeping children safe on Pokémon Go. The guide will take you through what you need to know to ensure children use the game safely on mobile devices.


FGM update

Friday 1 July 2016 3.19pm

Female Genital Mutilation advice Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a form of child abuse and violence against women and is illegal in England and Wales under the FGM Act 2003. The act covers all procedures involving partial or total removal of the … read more on article: "FGM update"