The Home Office has produced some useful guidance for young people to ensure they know the law and understand the risks. Information can be accessed via the link below: Indecent Images of Children Guidance for Young People read more →

The South West Grid for Learning (who are a lead partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre) have produced a short article for parents on managing their children’s screen time – technology rather than TV. It is written from both a parent and professional perspective. Click on the link below to access the article: Parenting.. read more →

06 Mar 2017
March 6, 2017

Free Safeguarding Resource

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Please find below a link for H2B Safer for Professionals. This service provides regular updates, guides and video that you can use to increase and add to your knowledge to safeguard children in the digital age. You can also sign yourself for free updates. H2B Safer for Professionals   read more →

20 Feb 2017
February 20, 2017

Online Safeguarding Website

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Please find below a link to the Lancashire Online Safeguarding Website. This has been developed by Local Safeguarding Children Boards in Lancashire, Blackpool and Blackburn with Darwen. This includes information for parents and carers, teachers and professionals, as well as news and events. Lancashire Online Safeguarding Website read more →

20 Feb 2017
February 20, 2017

CSE Guidance February 2017

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Please find below a link to the new Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) Guidance from February 2017. This includes definition and a guide for practitioners, local leaders and decision makers working to protect children from child sexual exploitation. CSE Guidance 2017 read more →

06 Feb 2017
February 6, 2017

Disrespect Nobody Campaign

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The Home Office launched its ‘Disrespect NoBody’ Campaign last week (this runs until the end of March) aimed at preventing young people, both boys and girls aged 12 to 18 years old from becoming perpetrators and victims of abusive relationships. The advertising will be seen during Hollyoakes, the Brit Awards, Big Bang Theory, Spotify, and.. read more →

06 Feb 2017
February 6, 2017

E-Safety FAQs

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Please find below a link to an E-safety document which features frequently asked questions, including ‘what does e-safety training look like?’ and ‘what should be included in our e-safety policy?’. To view the document, please click on the link below: E-Safety FAQ read more →

13 Oct 2016
October 13, 2016

Amino Bulletin

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Please see below link to a flyer on ‘Amino Bulletin’. This flyer gives details on a new app called ‘Amino’ which is a potential CSE social media application. The app allows users to create a profile where they can pretend to be a character, cartoon, vampire etc. and they can discuss fantasies. For more information,.. read more →

Please find below a link to Keeping Children Safe in Education – Online Safeguarding Guidance 2016. The guidance is designed to support schools and colleges in addressing online safety aspects contained within the guidance. To view the document, please click on the link below: kcsie-2016-online-safeguarding     read more →

11 Oct 2016
October 11, 2016

Online Safety Event – January 2017

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Please see below a flyer with information on the next Online Safety Event, being held Wednesday 18th January 2017, 09.30-11.30, at Westholme Senior School. This is a free session covering a broad range of online safety subjects, including: New resources Research Legal and law enforcement changes Emerging trends and technologies Participants will also be provided.. read more →