LSCBLocal Safeguarding Children Board Northamptonshire


2015 News Archive

Looking for an old news item? This is where to find it. The list down the right hand side of the page has all of the news articles we published during 2015. Why not scroll down and have a look.

2016 News Archive

Looking for an old news item? This is where to find it. The list down the right hand side of the page has all of the news articles we published during 2016. Why not scroll down and have a look.

Be Water Aware

On average, more than 400 people drown in the UK each year and nearly 60% of these are children and young people. Most drownings are preventable, water may look safe, but it can be very dangerous. ...

Cabinet Approve Additional Support For Northamptonshire Care Leavers

New measures to help care leavers in Northamptonshire make the transition to living independently have been agreed by Northamptonshire County Council’s Cabinet. Training flats will be crea...

Child N - Serious Case Review

Download the Overview Report Child N Serious Case Review - Overview Report (PDF 692KB) Child N Serious Case Review - 6 Step Briefing (PDF 268KB)

Female Genital Mutilation Awareness Campaign

The general awareness raising campaign is currently underway with the strapline 'FGM is child abuse'. Campaign Poster            &nbsp...

Forced marriage

Forced Marriage is when pressure or abuse is used to make someone marry against their will.

Kayleigh’s Love Story

You may have seen national media publicity about the case of a 15-year-old schoolgirl from Leicestershire who was groomed online last November and subsequently raped and murdered by her groomer&rsq...

Launch Of New Corporate Parenting Strategy

A new Corporate Parenting Strategy has been launched in Northamptonshire which sets out the county’s commitment to support children in care and care leavers. The new Corporate Parenting Stra...

Night Time Economy - CSE Resources

Hotels Booklet                              &nb...

Northamptonshire County Council Receives Almost £1m To Create New Childcare Places

New childcare places for working parents will be created in Northamptonshire from September thanks to a Government grant of almost £1 million. The new places will be created for three and fo...

Northamptonshire Youth Ambition Awards Are Back!

The search is underway for young unsung heroes in Northamptonshire with the launch of the 2017 Youth Ambition Awards. The awards are organised by Northamptonshire County Council to showcase some...

NSCB is on Twitter!

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Northamptonshire Safeguarding Children Board.

Safe sleeping for your baby - Share a room, not a bed

Northamptonshire SCB has re-launched its Safe Sleep campaign to ensure all new parents are aware of how to ensure your baby sleeps safely at all times. Click on the images below to download the lea...

Thresholds and Pathways

A new version of 'Northamptonshire Thresholds and Pathways' is now available, replacing the earlier version published in May 2014.

Violent Extremism and Radicalisation

The NSCB has produced information on the procedures for identifying and dealing with the growing threat to children and young people vulnerable to violent extremism and radicalisation.

A to Z of topics