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Running a safe youth organisation

Every agency must consider the way they offer services to children and parents. Visit The following link opens in a new windowthe Every Child Matters website for more information.

For information specific to voluntary organisations, you may find our Safeguarding in voluntary agencies page useful.

Reference material

Here are some useful links to help organisations comply with legal requirements

Safe recruitment

Workforce skills

  • The Department for Children, Schools and Families has published a toolkit to support agencies in developing multi agency working. This is available through the The following link opens in a new windowmulti-agency working guidance.

Local policies and protocols

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