Safeguarding Resources and Guidance

Below are links to useful resources and guidance that you are freely able to use in your organisation to support your safeguarding practices. If you would like further support, please contact Tim Marrion at Tim.marrion@cornwall.gov.uk 

Key Campaigns

These campaigns provide links to official websites with a variety of useful resources. You can freely use the resources within your organisation to raise awareness of difficult subject matter with  your workforce, children or adults to help safeguard all. We’ve loosely categorised them under some of the main forms of abuse encountered by children and young people and overarching signs and subjects.

A campaign to help parents understand how they can help keep their children safe in sport.

Run by the Ann Craft Trust, this campaign aims to enable more organisations and individuals to feel confident in recognising signs of abuse and neglect and recording and reporting safeguarding concerns with regards to adults.

An ongoing national FA-led campaign to ensure everyone understands how to play their part in safeguarding children throughout football.

A campaign to prevent violence against women and girls by addressing its root causes.

Neglect

An annual educational campaign to help parents and carers understand the risks to children’s safety, run by the Children’s Accident Prevention Trust. 

Sexual Abuse

A campaign formed in Manchester that aims to raise awareness of child exploitation, as well as help people to recognise signs, encourage reporting and provide support to victims.

Talk PANTS helps children understand that their body belongs to them, and they should tell someone they trust if anything makes them feel upset or worried.

Emotional Abuse

The campaign provides open-source tools and resources for individuals and organisations to take action and get involved in making a difference to end domestic violence and sexual abuse. 

Bullying

From cyberbullying to social networking to digital identity, each year Safer Internet Day aims to raise awareness of emerging online issues and current concerns.

An annual campaign run by the Anti-bullying Alliance to raise awareness and help stop bullying.