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The Safe Network are working with a host of experts from across the sector to provide key information on a variety of safeguarding topics, check out who they are.

We are working with: 

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

Community Development Foundation (CDF) Community Development Foundation (CDF) is the leading national organisation in community development and engagement. The organisation is passionate about empowering communities where local people are at the centre of change. CDF has unique expertise in working alongside local communities to strengthen local voices, improve people’s lives and create better places to live. Their purpose is to bring together resources, insight and people so that communities can thrive.

Artswork - National youth arts development agency and a registered charity. Committed to transforming the lives of children and young people through arts and cultural practice.

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CCPAS (The Churches’ Child Protection Advisory Service) - Supporting places of worship and individuals on how best to safeguard children and adults.

Coram Children's Legal Centre
Coram Children's Legal Centre- FREE legal advice service for professionals, the Child Protection Project. The Child Protection Project (CPP) consists of a telephone advice line (0207 636 1245) and website dedicated to professionals working with children and young people.

Making the Link Making the Link
Funded by the Department for Education and the Department for Health but managed by the Child Accident Prevention Trust. The MTL programme aims to support people with a role to play in child accident prevention throughout England.

National Federation Of Young Farmers' ClubsNational Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs
One of the largest rural youth organisations in the UK. It heads a nationwide body of 657 Young Farmers’ Clubs (YFCs) in England and Wales dedicated to supporting young people in agriculture and the countryside.

Beatbullying Beatbullying
UK's leading bullying prevention charity, creating a world where bullying, violence and harassment are unacceptable. Beatbullying empowers people to understand, recognise, and say no to bullying, violence and harassment by giving them the tools to transform their lives and the lives of their peers.

Child Protection in Sport Unit Child Protection in Sport Unit
Partnership between the NSPCC, Sport England, sportscotland, Sport Northern Ireland and the Sports Council for Wales.
The CPSU works with UK sports councils, governing bodies and other organisations to help them reduce the risk of child abuse during sporting activities.

British Youth Council British Youth Council
(BYC) is led by young people, for young people aged 25 and under across the UK. BYC connects with a community of member organisations and a network of  local youth councils to empower all young people, wherever they’re from, to have a say and be heard. The BYC take on training and volunteering and BYC’s powerful campaigns, both local and global, inspire young people to have a positive impact and make their voices count.

Founded in 2000, Netmums is a family of local sites that cover the UK, each site offering information to mothers on everything from where to find playgroups and how to eat healthily to where to meet other mothers. Join their membership for FREE.

Charity Commission logoCharity Commission
Registers and regulates charities in England and Wales. It offers advice and provides a wide range of services and guidance to help charities run as effectively as possible.

South Gloucestershire groups:

South Gloucestershire Safeguarding BoardSouth Gloucestershire
Safeguarding Children Board

CVS South GloucestershireCVS South

South Gloucestershire Council South Gloucestershire

The Care ForumThe Care Forum

Next steps 

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Have the necessary safeguarding measures in place?

Modular training pacakge
'Safe organisations, safe children' modular training guidance for trainers and facilitators.

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