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Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board


Welcome to the Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board.

On this page you will find links to information about the services and projects undertaken by Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board.

If you have any feedback, questions and comments please contact us.

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SSCB Information

Information about the Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board, including; Annual Reports, Membership, sub groups and the SSCB prospectus.

Children and Licensed Premises

Information on the areas of work undertaken by the Licensing Project, including; the Body Piercing Awareness Campaign, Safeguarding Children and Young People at Events, and information for the Licensed trade.

Safeguarding Children Substance Misuse Service

Information about the Sheffield Safeguarding Children Substance Misuse Service, including; leaflets, practice guidance and procedures for professionals.

Online Safety

Information about safeguarding children online, including; guidance for safer working practice, useful contacts, model policy documents and research.

Sexual Exploitation Service

Information about the Sexual Exploitation Service, including leaflets, resources and contacts.

Other Areas

Information about the procedures in place when a child, under the age of 18, dies and information about Safe Sleep practices.
Serious Case Reviews
Executive Summary reports of SCRs commissioned by Sheffield Safeguarding Children Board and SCRs undertaken by other Local Authorities that Sheffield agencies have contributed to.
Child Protection Conferences

Information for professionals about Child Protection Conferences.

Voluntary Sector
Safeguarding in the Voluntary, Community and Faith sectors in Sheffield.
Research and Evaluation
How the SSCB monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the Local Authority and Board partners.
Private Fostering
‘What is Private Fostering?, how and when to notify Children and Family services and leaflets and promotional materials.
Safeguarding Leaflets

Leaflets available to download.


Best Practice guidance in relation to transitions from Children Focused Services to Adult Services.