Keeping children safe with Roarry and his Ranger Club
Teaching children safeguarding messages can feel daunting. Where do you start? That’s why we’ve created Roarry and his Ranger Club, a new teaching resource aimed at children to be used by children’s workers, safeguarding practitioners, and anyone with a duty of care to children in the church. Cerys Morgan tells us more about how Roarry can help children speak up something isn't right.
Staff Stories - Featuring Adam Graver, Digital Marketing Officer
You may know a bit about who we are as an organisation. You might know our mission is to create safer places. But what about those behind this work? In this blog series, we'll introduce some of the staff members working behind the scenes. Our first post features Adam Graver, our Digital Marketing Officer, who's responsible for bringing our work to life across our digital channels.
Safer recruitment. Safer organisations.
It’s been 10 years since the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) was set up. Barbara Ball, Head of Disclosures and Training at Thirtyone:eight, writes more about the role disclosure checks play in safer recruitment, how it all started, and what else needs to be considered.
How to spot signs of child abuse or neglect
Spotting signs of child abuse or neglect in children and young people is distressing for everyone involved. If you feel that something isn’t right and are concerned about a child or young person in your care, recognising the signs will help you respond well.