1. Domestic Abuse Training

    17 December, 2018

    Domestic Abuse Training   In Brighton and Hove there is a range of good quality training that staff can access in order to develop their understanding of domestic abuse.  This includes LSCB, Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) and training provided within our partner agencies. Attending these training offers will develop your understanding of the […]

  2. Learning from Newham

    11 December, 2018

    A Serious Case Review (SCR) was commissioned by Newham Safeguarding Children Board (NSCB) following a notification of the death of Chris, a fourteen year old boy of Caribbean heritage. Chris was shot at close range in Newham and was transported to the Royal London Hospital, were he later died. This SCR Briefing is a short […]

  3. What happened at Board in September?

    7 December, 2018

    News from the LSCB Meeting on 10 September 2018  If you are interested in  what was discussed by the Local Safeguarding Board held in September 2018 you can read our short briefing here or the review the full meeting minutes here.

  4. Learning from national serious case reviews

    5 December, 2018

    The NSPCC have added six case reviews to the Serious Case Review Collection this month featuring a number of issues including fathers, non-accidental head injuries and communication Baby C Death of a 7-week-old infant from non-accidental injuries caused by shaking in February 2016. His father was convicted of manslaughter in March 2018. Baby C lived with […]

  5. The LSCB Multi Agency Training Programme for 2019 into 2020

    4 December, 2018

     Training Programme for 2019 into 2020 – Available to view via our website  You can also find our training courses via the BHCC website and the Learning Gateway The Brighton & Hove Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) continues to offer a wide range of multi-agency safeguarding training offers.   In 2019 you will see more training […]

  6. Safeguarding Week – Last Day

    30 November, 2018

    The LSCB Safeguarding Week, concludes today. We will be talking Professional Differences, and how to challenge appropriately. “Sometimes when agencies work together there may be times when a decision made by a worker from another agency is either not safe or not in the best interests of a child. This may relate to professional involvement […]

  7. 16 Days of Action and the White Ribbon campaign

    28 November, 2018

       Briefing note: 16 Days of Action and the White Ribbon campaign   What are the 16 days of Action?   The 16 Days of Action for the Elimination of Violence against Women is a global initiative, seeking to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world.  The 16 Days run […]

  8. Safeguarding Week is Happening

    27 November, 2018

    Safeguarding week started with agencies from across our county of Sussex, attending the LSCB Pan Sussex Safeguarding Conference,  hosted at the AMEX Stadium. Also running yesterday afternoon was a Trauma Informed Practice workshop, run by one of our Lead Practitioners and a colleague from Sussex University. The week continues with a presentation from the Clermont Unit […]

  9. Becky took the day off because she was going to a Taylor Swift concert in London

    22 November, 2018

      Becky took the day off because she was going to a Taylor Swift concert in London. Anwar’s parents took him out of school for a day trip to Thorpe Park, because it’s less busy during the week. Magda decided to stay off school because it was her birthday. They thought it wouldn’t matter, but […]

  10. Safeguarding Week – Take a Look !

    The LSCB is running a full week of Training Events next week, Beginning with our Pan Sussex –  Safeguarding Adolescent Conference, The week continues with various events all week, for full details follow the link here, can we urge all multi agency staff to to take a look at the sessions being held and encourage […]