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NorthamptonshireSafeguarding Children Board Procedures Manual

Amendments

These Child Protection Procedures are reviewed and updated on a 6 month rolling program and all amendments are noted here with the exception of minor text spelling errors or similar. Urgent updates may be added where the outcome of a Case Review or inspection requires and amendment. Alerts will be sent out for any changes.

February 2019

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details

Information Sharing

This procedure has been revised and refreshed and should be re-read in its entirety.

Children from Abroad, including Victims of Modern Slavery, Trafficking and Exploitation

This procedure has been revised and refreshed and should be re-read in its entirety.

Children of Parents with Learning Disabilities

This chapter has been revised throughout in line with case-law and updated good practice guidance.

Female Genital Mutilation

Section 7, Law has been updated to reflect local practice.

Safeguarding Children and Young People Against Radicalisation and Violent Extremism

A link in Further Information section was added to Lets Talk About It.

Self Harm and Suicidal Behaviour

The Further Information section has been revised and updated.

Harmful Sexual Behaviour

This chapter has been reviewed and updated. Information has been added with regard to Technology-assisted harmful sexual behaviour (TA-HSB) and Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2018. The Further Information section has been reviewed and updated.

Next Update: August 2019

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