Safeguarding Week 2018

This year Safeguarding Week is taking place during the week Monday 25th June to Friday 29th June 2018. This is the opportunity to remember that

Safeguarding is Everybody's Business.



There are activities and information on this page including links to new resources. Or follow us on Twitter and use #SafeguardingWeek2018


Just for Fun! No prize but test your safeguarding knowledge.







LATEST NEWS! CYSCB launches new NEGLECT Screening Tool. This is for use by any practitioner to help consider the level of risk a child or young person might be at through assessing their individual needs via known information. It is not a full assessment of risk. Check out the CYSCB Neglect page for details.



New Resources


Bitesize Guides short

guidance documents 



Harmful Sexual




Sexual Abuse, Exploitation
and Missing Children

 Domestic Abuse

Download information posters here  - IDAS and the York Domestic Abuse Coordinator will be at St Sampson's Square on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 June at 10.30 in the sun! Feel free to drop by. 






Questions to ask
at Children's Clubs

Updated page for children
and young people




Safeguarding staff at York Teaching Hospitals have now started to wear distinctive purple lanyards to identify them as safeguarding specialists. 


Events - download the booklet

York CVS safeguarding workshops 

These courses are commissioned and delivered by York CVS rather than CYSCB.




York Safeguarding Adults Board Events - Financial Abuse and Scamming



Barnardo's Positive Identities Service - Free Workshops on Safeguarding LGBTQ children and young people