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Our Partnership This website brings together information for adults, children, young people and their families; the practitioners and volunteers who work with them; and the community of Manchester, including businesses, who want to help us achieve this aim. Both Boards have ambitious plans for continuous improvement and for supporting our Independent Chair and partners to challenge and scrutinise the effectiveness of safeguarding activity across Manchester.

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Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children requires effective coordination in every local area. LSCBs are the key statutory mechanism for agreeing how the relevant organisations in each local area will cooperate to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, and for ensuring the effectiveness of what they do.

The SEWSCB has the lead strategic role in ensuring that children and young people in the South East Wales region are protected from abuse, neglect and exploitation and discrimination and live in an environment that promotes their well-being and life chances.

The SEWSCB will work actively against all forms of discrimination towards and by children and young people, regardless of their individual background and circumstances. Our equalities commitment covers ethnic origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, gender reassignment, religious beliefs or non-belief, use of Welsh language, BSL and other languages, nationality, responsiblity for any dependents or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified.

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The purpose of this partnership working is to hold each other to account and to ensure safeguarding children remains high on the agenda across the region. This website is currently being developed to reflect the activity of the South East Wales Safeguarding Children Board.

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It is hoped that the website will used by parents and carers, children and young people, professionals, community groups and voluntary agencies, to access information about keeping our children and young people safe. The site will also contain useful links to other websites that also contain information about safeguarding children and young people.

The website will be updated regularly with information about guidance, protocols, procedures, events and news in relation to safeguarding in South East Wales. If you would like information about safeguarding in your Local Authority area, please follow the links below.Welcome to the South East Wales Safeguarding Children Board (SEWSCB) website.

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children requires effective coordination in every local area. Statutory guidance for schools and colleges on safeguarding children and safer recruitment. The Children Act - is the most relevant legislation for safeguarding children and young people’s welfare.

It was first made to give boundaries and . Nottinghamshire Safeguarding Children Board. The NSCB is an independent board which has responsibility for coordinating the work of agencies within Nottinghamshire to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and for ensuring the effectiveness of that work.

Partnership working and information sharing. Cooperation between agencies is important to help reduce the risk of cases slipping through the safeguarding system and stopping domestic abuse at an early stage or preventing it from happening in the first place.

Welcome to the South East Wales Safeguarding Children Board (SEWSCB) website. Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children requires effective coordination in every local area.

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Chapter a - Child Welfare