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NCVO launches free online safeguarding guides for charities

NCVO has launched a range of free online safeguarding resources, in conjunction with several other charities, to outline how voluntary organisations can prevent beneficiaries, staff and others from suffering harm. The resources were created to deliver phase one of the Safeguarding … Continue reading

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Reducing Parental Conflict Training

Reducing Parental Conflict Training One Day Training session The Department of Work and Pensions has organised free training delivered by Knowledgepool regarding Reducing Parental Conflict.  The days’ training provides knowledge, tools and resources for practitioners working with families experiencing Parental … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Review: Invitation to comment

It is the Strategic Priority of the Keeping Adults Safe in Shropshire Board to ensure that organisations, professionals and volunteers working with adults in Shropshire understand how to respond appropriately when the abuse or neglect of  an adult with care … Continue reading

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DCMS announces £1.2m for a charity safeguarding training programme

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has announced that £1.2m from the government and the National Lottery Community Fund will be used to develop safeguarding training for the sector. NCVO has been charged with bringing together a partnership … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Ethical Property Foundation – Managing Asset Transfers for your Community Venue: Council Chamber, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND Date: 7 December 2018 Times: Workshop incl. Lunch 10am – 1.30pm and 1:1 Advice Clinic – 1.30pm – 3.30pm To book … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Information Now Available

The Keeping Adult Safe in Shropshire Board (KASiSB) website provides a wide range of information that can assist voluntary and community sector groups and organisations in their work to understand more about safeguarding. The website covers: Members of the Board and … Continue reading

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Emergency SMS Service

Emergency SMS is a free service that allows you to use SMS (text messaging) to contact any of the UK 999 services (police, ambulance, fire & rescue or coastguard). It is available for anyone who finds making a voice call … Continue reading

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Shropshire Safeguarding Board Invitation

Shropshire Safeguarding Boards’ Exploitation Conference Thursday 8th November Members of Shropshire VCS Assembly are invited to attend Shropshire Safeguarding Boards’ Exploitation Conference on Thursday 8th November at Shrewsbury Town Football Club, Montgomery Waters Meadow, Oteley Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ST. Due … Continue reading

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Do you need Safeguarding Training?

Would your organisation be interested in joining with other VCS Assembly members to receive safeguarding training? Please consider the type of safeguarding training your organisation would need. What type of issues would you want to cover? For example… Professional boundaries Awareness … Continue reading

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Draft Code of Ethics

NCVO has been developing a set of principles that can act as a ‘code of ethics’ for the charity sector and is now consulting on a draft code. Recent concerns about safeguarding and wider conduct at work are, rightly, a … Continue reading

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