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This section contains information for parents/ carers and family members on safeguarding children and young people. The information is presented in age order with additional information which may span more than one age group.
Give safe gifts
Are you buying technology for a child or young person this Christmas?Things to consider
Keep them safe, Keep them seen
We all want young people to enjoy cycling at night whilst being safe, but with the nights drawing in and the clocks going back, cycling on the road becomes more dangerous.Read more
Helpful information on a range of subjects and where to go for support.
If you care, or plan to care for someone else’s child or young person for 28 days or more and you are not a close relative, this is called ‘private fostering’. By law, parents and carers must notify the local authority if they have a private fostering arrangement in place.Learn more