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Private Fostering Week 2018

Thursday July 2018

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It's Private Fostering Week 2018.

Private Fostering is……..

When a child under the age of 16 (under 18 if they are disabled) is cared for by someone who is not their parent or a close relative for 28 days or more.

Close relatives are defined as step-parents,...

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Bromley FGM Protocol updated for 2018

Monday June 2018

Bromley's FGM Protocol was updated in May 2018 as part of the routine cycle of updates for BSCB policies and procedures. All staff should replace their 2016 version with the updated version available in the Harmful Cultural ...

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NEW Take Two Video- Janet Bailey, Director of Children's Social Care

Monday June 2018

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In our latest Take Two video Janet Bailey, Director of Children's' Social Care in Bromley, explains her ambitions for children and young people in Bromley, her responsibilities, span of control and the department's priorities.

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NEW video - Ade Adetosoye on impact of BSCB and 'Collective Gift'

Monday May 2018

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New TAKE FIVE video of Ade Adetosoye, Deputy Chief Executive of Bromley Council, talks about the impact of the BSCB in Bromley, explains what 'collective gift' of agencies is, and Bromley's journey since the...

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Digital Footprint Survey Results Now Available

Monday March 2018

BSCB has published a report analysing the results of the digital footprint survey on Friday 16th March 2018. Please find the report here.

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2018 Survey for Bromley Children's Workforce

Tuesday January 2018

If you work with children and/or young people in Bromley, then please take 15 minutes to complete our important survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BSCB-Section11

Results of this anonymous survey will help the partners...

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BSCB Annual Report 2016-17 published

Tuesday January 2018

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The BSCB Annual Report is now published, covering the financial year 2016-17. Bromley Safeguarding Children Board's independent chair, Jim Gamble, presented the partnership report to LBB councillors at a public meeting on Wednesday 17th January. Copies will now be sent to MOPAC, London C...

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New BSCB apps and video for children's workforce in Bromley now live

Monday July 2017

Below are links to download the BSCB Apps. Downloading these important resources will ensure that the information you need is never further away than the smart phone in your pocket.

Bromley Safeguarding Children & Young People -

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Online surveys launched- TELL US WHAT YOU THINK

Friday July 2017

We have launched 3 surveys to help us find out more about how Bromley's children and young people use digital technology. If you are under 18 years old and live or study in Bromley, or you are a parent/carer of an under 18 then WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Please complete our anonymous ...

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New Thresholds of Need Guidance launched

Monday May 2017

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The new Bromley Thresholds of Need Guidance is now published and should be used by the entire children's workforce in Bromley.

Please delete any draft copies or any old 'A Child's Journey in Bromley' documents. These are now obsolete.

The Thresholds document explai...

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CSE Awareness Week

Thursday March 2017

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CSE Awareness Day on 18th March 2017. Do you know how to the spot the signs that a young person is being sexually exploited?

Read our information for parents, carers and the community about Child Sexual Exploitation t...

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BSCB Appoints new Independent Chair

Tuesday February 2017

On 16th January 2017, Jim Gamble QPM took up his new role as Bromley Safeguarding Children Board’s independent chair. Jim has a wealth of experience having chaired City and Hackney’s SCB for the last three years which, under Jim’s leadership, is the first and only Local Safe...

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Annual Report for 2015-16 now published

Friday October 2016

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The Annual Report 2015-16 of Bromley Safeguarding Children Board (BSCB) evaluates the effectiveness of safeguarding arrange...

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