The LSCB is a statutory body made up of partners and stakeholders from a range of agencies across Suffolk who are committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children. They bring a range of knowledge, experience and expertise under the leadership of an Independent Chair Person, Sue Hadley.

The role of the LSCB is to provide guidance and support as well as challenge and scrutiny of safeguarding practice.

Suffolk LSCB received an Ofsted rating of ‘Good’ at its last inspection.

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Child Death Overview Panel Newsletter - Summer 2017

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 | Sarah Dunne

The Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) is a sub-group of the Local Safeguarding Children Board, and is responsible for reviewing all deaths of Suffolk infants, children and young people from birth up to the age of 18. The aim of the CDOP is primarily to collect and analyse information about Suffolk c...

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Drowning Prevention Week 16th - 26th June 2017

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 | Sarah Dunne

Drowning Prevention Week is the national campaign from the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) and is running between 16 – 26 June 2017.

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LSCB Newsletter June 2017

Sunday, 25 June 2017 | Sarah Dunne

Our latest newsletter contains an update from the April Board meeting, including our priorities for 2017-18. It also details changes to the Area Safeguarding and CaRe Group meetings plus updates on LSCB Communications and the website, Graded Care Profile (GCP2) and Workforce Development and Schools ...

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