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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World Mental Health Day - 10th October 2017

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 | Sarah Dunne

Today is World Mental Health Day. It is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world. This year's theme, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, is mental health in the workplace.

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LSCB Newsletter September 2017

Friday, 22 September 2017 | Sarah Dunne

Our latest newsletter contains an update from the July Board meeting. It also includes details on Mind Of My Own MOMO plus updates on Graded Care Profile and several Guidance documents, CSE Awareness raising, Local Authority Designated Officer LADO, Safeguarding Training courses and upcoming confere...

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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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