Introduction to the SSCP Forum Week

Safeguarding partners introduce the new SSCP arrangements, and Dr Mark Peel, Somerset’s Independent Scrutineer, discusses the role of the national Child Safeguarding Review Panel and Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews.

(Please note this is presentation is AUDIO only).

SSCP Structure and subgroups

SSCP Introduction presentation.

Covid-19 & Young Peoples Mental Health

Somerset’s Educational Psychologists talk about the Wellbeing for Education Return programme; Young Somerset discuss their initiatives and support for young people’s mental health, and Kooth provide an overview of online mental health support.

Public Health Wellbeing for Return to Education presentation.

Young Somerset presentation.

Kooth presentation.

Learning & Good Practice: Hearing the Voice of Young People

SSCPs Youth Forum share their priorities and achievements for children and young people in Somerset; and InteGr8 project present insight from their detached youth work across West Somerset, Taunton and Sedgemoor.

SSCP Youth Forum presentation.

Youth Unlimited InteGr8 project.

Learning from Serious Case Reviews

Explore lessons learned from Somerset’s recent serious case reviews and action taken locally to effect change.

‘Learning from Serious Case Reviews’ presentation.

New Models in Family Safeguarding Solutions

Hear about the 2020 launch of the Family Safeguarding Model whereby social workers have greater access to adult workers to support whole families.

‘New Models in Family Safeguarding Solutions’ presentation.

Policing During a Pandemic

Avon and Somerset Constabulary explore the challenges created by Covid-19, and how the Police have supported young people to stay safe during the pandemic.

‘Policing the Pandemic’ presentation.