Community and Living

Safeguarding

Safeguarding guidance

A new Care Act 2014 was launched on 1st May 2015 which has brought about some changes to safeguarding issue. As part of the safeguarding procedures within Richmondshire District Council we have been working to develop a set of templates to help you produce safeguarding procedures and guidelines. If this is something you would like to find out more about, please contact me at Tel:01748 901045 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Richmondshire District Council's SAFEGUARDING AND PREVENT POLICY April 2017 is available pdfhere

Richmondshire District Council's Safeguarding Children and Adults at Risk leaflet is available pdfhere

Useful websites:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/ofsted-safeguarding-policy

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/419595/Working_Together_to_Safeguard_Children.pdf

http://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Document-library/Standards/Care-Act/learning-and-development/care-act-implications-for-safeguarding-adults-briefing.pdf

http://www.safeguardingchildren.co.uk/section-11-procedures.html

http://www.safeguardingchildren.co.uk/

http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/article/24309/safeguarding-vulnerable-adults

http://www.nypartnerships.org.uk/index.aspx?articleid=17008

Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
Mercury House
Station Road
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4JX

Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
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