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How do I write child protection policy and procedures?  

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The essential elements that you need to include in your child protection policy and procedures can be found here

You could also: 

  • speak to similar organisations and ask if you can see what they’ve written
  • contact your local safeguarding children’s board for advice
  • ask an umbrella body or third sector infrastructure organistion for support or resources they recommend 
  • contact us for guidance

Further information:

Policies and procedures - Useful templates and helpful guidance about what you need to include in your child protection policies and procedures.

Writing policies and procedures - Help with writing a clear set of guidelines to make sure your organisation deals with child protection concerns effectively.

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