The new City of York Safeguarding Partnership (CYSCP) aims to keep childcare professionals informed of the latest national and local developments that may affect their work and practice.

Follow our CYSCP Twitter feed - see below: @YorkSCP for the most up-to-date information, advice and guidance on safeguarding children.




Click here to visit the CYSCP Coronavirus Page


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and Guidance
Training Safeguarding
Procedures, Guidance and Strategies
Dealing with
Local news and guidance  Learning and Development  Multi-agency child protection procedures, guidance and strategies

Safer working practice and the allegation process
National news and guidance including schools



Writing a safeguarding policy Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)
Children's developmental stages   CYSCP Documents and Forms  


Managing Injuries to Non-Independently Mobile Children








It's not okay - Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation is NEVER okay. For support, or if you’re concerned that a child has been sexually abused, please contact the NSPCC 24 hour helpline Tel: 0808 800 5000 or email: If a child is at immediate risk of harm call 999.

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