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Bullying
Bullying can happen to anyone at any age. Bullying is when someone deliberately hurts you and usually happens over time.
Drugs and alcohol
Drugs and alcohol information for young people.
Drugs and alcohol quiz
What do you know about drugs and alcohol? Take the quiz to find out and learn more about the myths surrounding drug use.
Drug and alcohol questionnaire
How much do you use drugs or alcohol? Do you need help? Find out by taking our questionnaire.
Relationships, Sexual Health and Teenage Pregnancy
Relationships are not always perfect, it is quite normal ...
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Shine
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It's not OK
It's not okay Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation is ...
Child Sexual Abuse
What is it? “Child sexual abuse involves forcing or ...
Signs and symptoms
Who does it happen to? Any child can experience ...
Get help for sexual abuse
Think you or a friend might have been sexually ...
Keeping Safe
Sexual abuse can be prevented. We know that abusers ...
Real Stories
The case studies on these pages are all based ...
Jake's story
This is the story of ‘Jake’ who spoke out ...
Jenny's story
This is the story of ‘Jenny’ who spoke out ...
Morris' story
Morris’ first childhood memory is learning to walk and ...
Professionals
Key points Sexual abuse is largely hidden and can be ...
Child Sexual Exploitation
What is child sexual exploitation? The Children’s Society describes ...
Spot the signs
Are you being sexually exploited? It’s not OK for someone ...
Get help
Think you or a friend might have been sexually ...
Keep safe
Barnardo’s produced some ‘keep safe’ tips as part of ...
Parents
Worried about your child? Child sexual exploitation can be ...
Professionals
Information and resources for people who work with young ...
Warning signs
When a young person is being sexually exploited they ...
Resources
Barnardo’s Barnardo’s has lots of web resources dedicated to ...
Businesses
We all have a responsibility to protect children from ...
Real stories
The case studies on these pages are all based ...
Anna's story
This is a story from somewhere in the ...
Damon's story
This is a story from somewhere in the ...
Jade's story
This is a story from somewhere in the ...
Naomi's story
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Paige's story
This is a story from somewhere in the ...
Who we are
The "It’s not okay" campaign has been organised by City ...
Support the campaign
Tackling child sexual exploitation is everyone’s responsibility. We need ...
Professionals
NEW for 2018 York St John University have been ...
Programme of Seminars
During the "It's not okay" campaign over 2015/2016 a ...
It’s Not OK awareness raising resource
Download the awareness raising online resource. The City ...
What happens when I say...
Speaking up about sexual abuse or exploitation can ...
ParentInfo
The information below is provided by Parent Info. Parent ...
Parenting our children online
Champions to deliver ‘Parenting our children online’ workshops Twelve ...
It’s not ok play and workshop
The It’s not ok play and workshop has been ...
Young People's Services at 30 Clarence Street
What can you access? Information and support If you are ...
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Families
 
Childcare
Childcare in York and what support is available.
Reduce your childcare bill
There are lots of different ways of reducing the ...
Funded childcare places for eligible two year olds
Did you know that if your annual household income ...
Application and eligibility form
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Funded Entitlement for three and four year olds
For information on funded early years provision and details on how to get a place at a setting.
Extended Funded Entitlement (30 hours childcare)
Applying for Extended Funded Entitlement (30 hours) from September ...
Childcare options
 
Choosing childcare
What to look for: Choosing childcare and early education ...
Childcare for children and young people with SEN and disabilities
 
Childcare choices for children with SEND
There are lots of different types of childcare to ...
Finding childcare for children with SEND
 
Choosing childcare for children with SEND
Choosing childcare Choosing childcare and early education is a ...
A childcare provider's view
What's it like providing childcare for disabled children? There ...
A parent's story
We spoke to two families about their experiences of ...
What next
Here's a quick guide to finding, arranging and paying ...
Children's centres
 
Where are children's centres in York
There are nine York children’s centres, which are grouped within the ...
Register at your local children's centre
Why register with York children’s centres? We know that ...
The Avenues Children's Centre
The Avenues Children's Centre, Sixth Avenue, York. YO31 0UT ...
What's on at the Avenues
Thursday Tots @ The Avenues Children's Centre has been ...
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The Avenues at Osbaldwick
The Avenues at Osbaldwick Children's Centre, is located on ...
What's on at The Avenues at Osbaldwick
You can also take a look at the events ...
Contact us at The Avenues at Osbaldwick
 
Carr Children's Centre
Carr Children’s Centre, Ostman Road, York, YO26 5QA.  Carr Children's ...
What's on at Carr
There are lots of different services and activities going ...
Register at Carr
Register with Carr Children's Centre - Fill in our online form to register your details with Carr Children's Centre.
Contact us at Carr
Bus Route: We are on the FirstYork bus route ...
Clifton Children's Centre
Kingsway North, Clifton, York. YO30 6JA. Clifton Children's Centre is ...
What's on at Clifton
There are lots of different services and activities going ...
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New Earswick Children's Centre
New Earswick Children’s Centre, Hawthorn Terrace, New Earswick, York. ...
What's on at New Earswick Children's Centre
There are lots of different services and activities going ...
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Contact us at New Earswick Children's Centre
 
Haxby Road Children's Centre
Haxby Road Children's Centre is off Haxby Road and ...
What's on at Haxby Road
You can download a centre timetable on the ...
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Contact us at Haxby Road
 
Hob Moor Children's Centre
The House at Hob Moor, Children’s Centre, Green Lane, ...
What's on at Hob Moor
There are lots of different services and activities going ...
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Contact us at Hob Moor
Bus Route: We are on the FirstYork Bus Route ...
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Knavesmire Children's Centre
Knavesmire Children’s Centre, Trafalgar street, York. YO23 1HY. We ...
What's on at Knavesmire
There are lots of different services and activities going ...
Register at Knavesmire
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Contact us at Knavesmire
Bus Routes: No 11 stops at Queen Victoria Street ...
Westfield Children's Centre
Westfield Children's Centre, Askham Lane, York. YO24 3HP.  Westfield ...
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Contact us at Westfield
Bus Route: We are within walking distance of FirstYork Bus Route ...
Family support and parenting
Being a mum, dad or carer is probably the ...
Parenting support
I'm going to be a parent or carer   I ...
Family Learning
If you want to gain confidence in supporting your ...
Shared parental leave
Shared Parental Leave came into force on 1st December ...
Family support
Bereavement For information on helpful resources and services that may ...
Bereavement
Dealing with bereavement is always challenging and can be ...
Bullying
Bullying has for many years been acknowledged as a ...
Working with children
View the latest job vacancies View the latest job ...
Social Networks
Many people make use of social networking sites like ...
Children in Need Service
Who does the Child in Need Service work with? ...
Family Early Help (FEHA and CAF)
Parents guide to Early Help... Every family has its ...
Family Focus
One family......... One worker......... One plan. The Family Focus ...
York's Local Offer (special educational needs and disability)
York's local offer enables parents and young people to see what disability services are available in their area and how to access them.
What's on in the holidays
Below is a taste of inclusive activities and events that are ...
Local Offer Glossary
Local Offer Glossary ...
Moving to York
This site will help you if you are planning to bring your children from overseas to live in York. It will give you information about schools, information on childcare for children age 0-5 and opportunities for young adults over 16 years old.
New to the UK: 5-16 year olds
Education for children aged 5 to 16 years English law states ...
About school
 
At school
Information about the school day and how to help ...
The School Day
The school day usually starts between 08:30 and 9:00. ...
Walking to School
As a parent, you are responsible for ensuring your ...
Food at School
Snacks Children up to the age of seven will ...
Cultural and religious matters in schools
All York primary and secondary schools are for both ...
Homework
Children in primary schools get homework about once a ...
Finding out about your child’s progress
Schools hold after-school parents’ meetings at least twice a ...
What to do if you have a problem or complaint.
You can ask to speak to the head teacher ...
After school
Advice to help your child stay safe and healthy ...
Things to do out of school
There are lots of things to see and do ...
Helping your child learn English
It is important that children keep using their first ...
Leaving children alone at home
In England there is no legally set age when ...
Child care
Schools often have clubs to look after children before ...
Jobs, training, money and finance
The jobs and money page provides information on childcare costs, bills, family finances, employment and housing.
Working in childcare
 
Jobs and training
Working with children Working with children in York offers a ...
Money and finance
Reduce your childcare bills There are lots of different ...
York Family Information Service
Introduces the York Family Information Service and provides links to further information on childcare, early education and recruitment.
Ask anything
Can't find what you're looking for? if we don't ...
Information Scheme
Join a free information scheme and you'll get regular packs of information tailored to the age of your child and where you live.
Statement of Service
Local Area Teams Information Service (formerly York FIS) Local ...
Feedback
 
Health
Being healthy can mean being physically healthy, sexually healthy, ...
Healthy Child Service
How to contact your Healthy Child Service North Locality ...
Two Year Review
Frequently asked questions - for parents and carers The Two ...
Substance misuse
For many parents, young people's substance misuse is very worrying. ...
Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)
 
Lime Trees community team
 
Lime Trees inpatient team
 
Your rights at Lime Trees
 
Animations made by young people
Communication Street Communication Street is a film about problems ...
Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding is practical, free, can be discreet and is ...
Active play with your children
It's so important to make time to play and ...
Healthy eating
Healthy eating doesn’t have to be as difficult as ...
Education and Learning
 
Family Learning
If you want to gain confidence in supporting your ...
Events
Post ...
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Free and low cost things to do in York
In York, there are always lots of events and ...
Fostering and Adoption
Fostering Fostering is about looking after children in a ...
Fostering
Fostering is about looking after children in a safe ...
Private Fostering
Virtual ...
Workforce
Local Area Teams Please note that some content on ...
The essentials
There's lots of helpful information on this website but ...
YorOK workforce newsletter
Be in the loop The YorOK workforce newsletter is ...
YorOK Newsletter - Take Part
If you have something to say, please let us ...
Workforce news
News ...
CYPP and the YorOK Board
Locally we call our Children’s Trust ‘YorOK’ and its ...
YorOK Board
York has had strong Children’s Trust partnership arrangements since 2003. ...
YorOK Board Papers
Tuesday 12 September 2017 Papers will appear below for ...
Archive Board Papers 2012
Papers will appear below for YorOK board meetings. If ...
Archive Board Papers 2013
Papers will appear below for YorOK board meetings. If ...
Archive Board Papers 2014
Papers will appear below for YorOK board meetings. If ...
Archive Board Papers 2015
Papers will appear below for YorOK board meetings. If ...
The Children and Young People's Plan
The Children and Young People's Plan (2013 - 16) sets the direction for everyone working to improve outcomes for people working with children and young people.
Early Help Strategy
The Early Help Strategy outlines our ambition for early ...
Partnership arrangements for Children's Services in York
YorOK Children's Trust Board: The relationship with the Local ...
Integrated Commissioning
“Commissioning” is a broad term which covers partnerships of ...
Child Poverty Strategy
Everybody's Business The City of York shares the national ...
Child Poverty News
News ...
York's Child Poverty Strategy
Partners in York have been working together to produce on a ...
Child Poverty Needs Assessment
Each year a local Child Poverty Needs Assessment is ...
Support in York
There is a long-standing and continuing tradition in York ...
Early Help and Local Area Teams
Early Help and Local Area ...
About the Local Area Teams
 
Who you might meet
 
Local Area Teams
Local Area Teams What is a Local Area Team? ...
LAT
 
FEHA
 
Family Early Help Assessment (CAF)
What is it? A Family Early Help Assessment (FEHA) ...
Team Around the Child and Family (TACF)
What is Team around the Child and Family (TACF)? ...
Lead Practitioner
All children and young people may at some point ...
Voice in Assessment
When completing an assessment, it's important that the voice of ...
Early Help Training
Details of Early Help training and dates courses are run on.
Thresholds
Levels of need and conversations The Threshold Guidance which ...
Information Sharing
All agencies should share information on children and young ...
Flag a concern
The Early Help Strategy talks about identifying vulnerable families ...
School-Wellbeing-Service-2
School Wellbeing ...
Family Focus
One family......... One worker......... One plan. The Family Focus ...
Family Focus
 
Parenting support
An introduction to parenting for practitioners and links to useful websites.
Structured Parenting Skills Programmes Across The Continuum of Need
The programmes we've chosen to deliver to York mums, ...
Minding The Baby
NSPCC ‘Minding The Baby’ for vulnerable first time mothers ...
The Parenting Puzzle
The Parenting Puzzle, Family Links Nurturing Programme an early intervention ...
Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities
Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities for mums, dads and carers of ...
Time Out for...
Family Matters ...
ASCEND
ASCEND (Autism Spectrum Condition Enhancing and Nuturing ...
Jigsaw
 
Gimme 5
 
Riding the Storm
 
Programme Facilitation
The Parenting Support team uses a range of facilitators ...
Resource and Advice Directory
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Childrens Advice Team
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Vulnerability and Risk
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Disability
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Legal and Crime
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Early Help Training
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Family Support and Parenting
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Substance Misuse
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Mentoring and Counselling
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Traveller and Ethnic Minorities
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Carers
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Housing
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Abuse
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Early Years
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Charitable Voluntary and Faith
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Education and Employment
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Activities and Support for Children and Young People
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Financial Support
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Family Information Service
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Health
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Childrens centres
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Childcare
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
CYC services
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
copy of Resource and Advice Directory
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Substance Misuse 1
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Concerned about a child or young person
If you have a concern that a child is ...
Children's Front Door
01904 551900 Call the Front Door if you know of ...
City of York Safeguarding Children Board
 
Risk and resilience
Risk taking behaviours are a normal part of growing ...
Relationships, teenage pregnancy and sexual health
This section offers information for practitioners working around the issue of teenage pregnancy, sexual health and relationships.
Substance misuse
Information and guides for download, aimed at practitioners wanting to know more about Young People and the dangers of substance misuse.
Children missing or absent from home or care
Download the Joint Protocol for children and young people ...
Disabilities and additional needs
This section of the website contains core information and ...
Building confidence with parents of disabled children
Four key questions when consulting with parents: Were you treated well? Were ...
York Family Information Service and myFIS+
If you work with a parent/carer of a disabled child, ...
Autism 2013
Launch of the York Autism Strategy for Children This ...
Bullying
Bullying can happen to anyone at any age. Bullying is when someone deliberately hurts you and usually happens over time.
Early Years and Childcare Service and Children's Centres
This section holds lots of useful information for practitioners ...
Early Years and Childcare Service
Childcare Sufficiency support Find out how a range of teams ...
Childcare Sufficiency
The Childcare Act means that from April 2008 every Local Authority needs to make sure that there is a sufficient level of childcare available. Find out about York's approach and how you can let us know if you feel there is a gap in childcare.
Childcare Business Support
The Childcare Strategy Service can signpost to support and expertise relevant ...
Early Years Funding/ Early Years Inclusion Fund/Early Years Pupil Premium/ Early Implementer - 30 Hours Free Childcare
Login for non CYC devices to the York Open ...
Early Years Funding
Login to the York Provider Portal for the early ...
Funding for two year olds
If you are a parent or carer looking for ...
Provider Registration
Thank you for your interest to register for ...
Early Years Inclusion Fund
2018 EY Inclusion Fund Application Pack  Submission Dates for Inclusion ...
Early Years Pupil Premium
What is the Early Years Pupil Premium? (EYPP) The ...
Early Implementer - Extended Free Childcare Entitlement (30 hours for 3&4 Year Olds
Extended free childcare entitlement Update We are pleased to confirm ...
Shared Foundation Partnerships
Terms and conditions for the supply of ...
Quality Improvement Team
The Quality Improvement team offer support, guidance and challenge ...
Access and Inclusion
The Access & Inclusion Support Adviser The access and ...
Working with parents who have children with SEND
Give parents as much information as possible When parents ...
Setting Up Provision
Information on setting up childcare provision and becoming a childminder.
Out of School Clubs
information on the Extended Services Out of School Development Manager, and downloadable resources to support Out-of-School Clubs
Information for Early Years SENCOs
SENCO Useful Documents:  Updated STT Referral Form- May 2018 ...
Communication and Language
This page is currently under ...
EYFS Observation Assessment and Planning
The following pro-formas have been written to support you ...
Practitioner recruitment
Help with starting or developing a career in Early ...
Current vacancies
Current job vacancies for people looking to work with children in York.
Advertise a vacancy
Advertise a job vacancy for a posistion working with children in York.
Roles in childcare
Childminders Would you like a rewarding career? Would you ...
Home childcare and nannies
What is a home childcarer? A home childcarer cares ...
Childminding
What is childminding? Registered childminders are professional childcarers who ...
Childminding Videos
Below are three short videos we have made to ...
Becoming a childminder - FAQ
Frequently asked questions about becoming a childminder
Childminder person specification
Please note this person specification is not exhaustive, and ...
A day in the life of a childminder
–by Jenni Fitton 7am My day begins as I pack ...
Business Planning
There are some documents in the download section of ...
Local Training Providers
First Aid Before application to Ofsted you will need ...
How would I start?
Whatever your circumstances, a career in early years is ...
Why should I volunteer?
Volunteering Opportunities Why should I volunteer? There are many good ...
Early Years and Childcare Service contact details
Head of Early Years and Childcare Service Barbara ...
Early Years contact details
EYCqualityimprovement@york.gov.uk Tel: 01904 555300 Additional contact details for the team ...
Sidebar demo
This section holds lots of useful information for practitioners ...
Workforce Development
The Workforce Development Unit The Workforce Development Unit (WDU) ...
YorOK Workforce Strategy
The children and young people’s workforce have a critical role in achieving the vision that every child and young person in York can reach their full potential and live safe, happy and fulfilled lives. Find out about Children's Workforce Development in York.
What is the YorOK Children’s Trust
A Children’s Trust is a partnership of organisations responsible for services for children, young people and families. These organisations share a commitment to improve children’s lives and to work together to ensure every child has his or her needs met.
What is the YorOK Workforce
A Children’s Trust is a partnership of organisations responsible for services for children, young people and families. These organisations share a commitment to improve children’s lives and to work together to ensure every child has his or her needs met.
Common Core
The common core of skills and knowledge describes the skills ...
Workforce useful links
A Children’s Trust is a partnership of organisations responsible for services for children, young people and families. These organisations share a commitment to improve children’s lives and to work together to ensure every child has his or her needs met.
Outcomes
Being able to demonstrate improved outcomes for children and ...
Measuring outcomes
How do you measure outcomes? What is an outcome? ...
Log your outcomes
Contact ...
Voice and Involvement
YorOK Voice and Involvement Strategy It is the right ...
Involvement toolkit and resources
Find out more about the strategy for getting people involved developing, delivering and evaluating services and also what support is available.
Listen to me resources
This section contains material to support you in ...
Young carers
An introduction to parenting for practitioners and links to useful websites.
Childrens Social Care
Welcome to the CSC extranet Take a look at the ...
No Wrong Door
Virtual ...
No Wrong Door 2016
Thank you to everyone who made the 2016 No ...
Workshops 2016
Workshops listing Please click on a workshop heading to ...
No Wrong Door 2014
Thank you to everyone who made the 2014 No ...
Workshops 2014
Workshops listing Please click on a workshop heading to ...
A journey through homelessness
At the 2014 No Wrong Door conference Becky Ward ...
No Wrong Door 2013
4 October 2013 This year's conference took place on ...
No Wrong Door 2012
This year's conference took place on Tuesday 23rd October ...
No Wrong Door 2011
Building on the successful ‘No Wrong Door’ series of events, this conference is for all practitioners working with children and young people in York.
Children and Young People in Care
Children and Young People in Care Strategy York’s Children and Young ...
Virtual School
The York Virtual School For Looked After Children The ...
Personal Education Plans
You can download resources and template Personal Education Plan ...
Children and Young People in Care Strategy
York’s Children and Young People in Care Strategy sets ...
Independent Reviewing Officers
Every child in the care of the City of ...
Guarantee for Children in Care
The Government says that every council should make a ...
Personal guarantees
At the 2014 No Wrong Door conference delegates were ...
Make your own guarantee
Contact ...
Taking Play Forward
Play is one of the most important building blocks ...
Inspections
Select inspection below: JTAI - Joint Targeted Area Inspection ILACS – ...
JTAI - Joint Targetted Area Inspection
Select inspection below: SIF - Single Inspection ...
copy of SEND Inspection 2
 
News
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About Us
This website is run jointly by the Children's Trust ...
Contact
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Feedback
Contact ...
Terms and Conditions
Disclaimer This website (www.yor-ok.org.uk) is maintained by York Family ...
Welcome to the new look YorOK website
We have consulted with children, young people, families and ...
Services in York
Services in York, including childcare, sports, childminding, events, activities, local services, nurseries, and more.
Directory search results
 
Service detail
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Choosing services safely
What you need to know It is very important ...
Add a service or update your details
 
Flexible Childcare Search
 
Disclaimer
Important information about the Family Service Directory Whilst the ...
Safer Children York
If you are concerned about a child If you ...
Concerned about a child or young person
If you have a concern that a child ...
About the CYSCB
Welcome to the City of York's Safeguarding Children Board's ...
Annual reports
Since 2010 Local Safeguarding Children Boards (LSCB) are required ...
What we believe
All children deserve the opportunity to achieve their full ...
Partner agencies
CYSCB Membership Some of the partner agencies of the CYSCB ...
CYSCB ways of working
The CYSCB believes in the need for continual improvement ...
CYSCB minutes
If you would like to download a copy of ...
Professionals
The CYSCB aims to keep childcare professionals informed ...
Child protection procedures
These documents have been agreed by the CYSCB as ...
Voice of the Child
Visit the YorOK website to access lots of information ...
Recognition of abuse
Concept of significant harm Some children are in need ...
Making a complaint
Service users If - as a service user - you ...
Glossary
The following provides a selection of terms and phrases ...
Resolution of Disputes
Introduction Professional concerns and disputes can arise at any ...
Bitesize Guides Menu
Adult Risk to Children Animal Abuse Armed forces   Begging  Blood-borne ...
CYSCB Documents and Forms
Forms Forms (including confirmation of referral and child protection ...
Safer Recruitment Guidance
A guide to assist employers in the selection ...
Forms
Referral forms  If you need to make a safeguarding ...
Allegations against childcare professionals and volunteers (LADO)
IMPORTANT -  All allegations and concerns must be reported ...
Learning and Development
CYSCB Multi Agency Training The City of York ...
National News and Guidance
Working Together 2018 - Working Together 2018 was published ...
Writing a Safeguarding Policy
It can be difficult to know where to start ...
Local News and Guidance
City of York Council Sports Coaches In Schools Guidance ...
Neglect
Neglect is a failure to provide adequate care. Judgements ...
Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
Child Sexual Abuse (CSA)   The definition given in ...
Children Missing from Home, Care or Education
Children Missing from Home, Care or Education Research shows ...
Domestic Abuse
Prolonged and/or regular exposure to domestic abuse can ...
Harmful Sexual Behaviour
Harmful sexual behaviour (HSB) is defined by the ...
Safeguarding Disabled Children
Disabled children may be particularly vulnerable to abuse and ...
Fabricated Illness
FII involves a well child being presented by ...
Female Genital Mutilation
The Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003 makes so called ...
Serious Case Reviews
Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews (SPRs) (formerly Serious Case Reviews (SCRs)) in ...
Child Deaths
The death of a child is always tragic. Talking ...
Children and Young People
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Advice for Parents and the Public
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Advice - supporting and safeguarding children
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Allegations against childcare professionals - advice
Introduction This guide has been written to provide you ...
Parental separation and divorce
Many children in Britain will experience the separation and ...
Advice on a range of parenting and mental health topics
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Sex offenders
Taken from the Home Office's guide 'Keeping Children Safe ...
Dealing with disclosures
We know the thought of anything having happened to ...
Private fostering
Is your child living with another family? Is another ...
Internet safety
The Internet is a relatively new resource, which has ...
Myths and truths
Myth: Children are usually abused by strangers Truth: Most children are abused ...
Shaking babies
If a baby is shaken, it can lead to ...
Smacking
We advise that children should not be smacked as ...
Home alone
A question that is often asked is 'how old ...
Child abuse - definitions and signs
Emotional abuse Emotional abuse is when a child is ...
Domestic abuse
Domestic abuse is more than just violence Domestic abuse ...
Child Protection Conference Guides
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CPC - a guide for parents and carers
As a parent or carer the events leading to ...
Supporting a parent at a conference
INTRODUCTION A parent or carer has asked for your ...
Understanding the terms used
You may hear words and phrases that you don’t ...
Making a complaint about a conference
Introduction This guide explains how to complain if you ...
Children Act 1989
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Principles of the Children Act
The Main Principles of the Act: the welfare of the ...
Children Act - Order (Public Law)
Care and Supervision Orders The Court can only make ...
Children Act 1989 - Private Law
Section 8 Orders Under the Act all efforts should ...
Children in Need - s17
The Local Authority has two important duties with respect ...
Concerned about a child?
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