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Welcome to the Derby Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB) Website.

This site provides important safeguarding information for the public, children, young people, parents, carers, school staff and other professionals.

Information provided on this site

Contact us

You can write to us/visit us at:

The Gatehouse,
184 Kedleston Road,
DE22 1GT
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Latest News

Local learning about neglect and child sexual abuse

The DSCB have published briefings on the learning from an audit on neglect and a learning review about child sexual abuse.


Children's Services Professional Consultation Line

Derby City Council are launching a professional consultation line for those working with children, young people and their families on 1st November 2016.


Updated Safeguarding Children Audit Tool for Schools and Colleges

The Safeguarding Children Audit Tool for Schools has been reviewed and updated to incorporate requirements from Keeping Children Safe in Education (2016), Ofsted and local safeguarding arrangements.


BASPCAN Evening Seminar

BASPCAN East Midlands Branch will be holding an evening seminar with Bina Radcliffe, Safeguarding Lead entitled - Tackling CSE


Additional safeguarding training dates

Extra dates have been added to the DSCB training programme for Everybody's Business, Improving Outcomes for Children and Managing allegations courses.


Updated schools child protection policy published

The DSCB Education Hub have updated the Education Child Protection/Safeguarding Template policy