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How does the (Local Safeguarding Children Board) LSCB work to keep children safe?
The role of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s Local Safeguarding Children Board is to make sure agencies are working together to safeguard children and young people and make them safe. It is our job to work hard to make sure that Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is a safe place for children and young people to grow up. The CPSCB has an independent person, who asks lots of questions of agencies to ensure that what they do to safeguard children and young people works. The CPSCB is made up of professionals with different jobs including: police, doctors, social workers, and teachers, we call these our partners. The partners meet regularly to check, and if needed change practice, to make sure the needs of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s children and young people are met in the best possible way.
For more information on the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Safeguarding Children Partnership Board
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The Government has published the guide below for young people to explain how adults and professionals are expected to work together to protect and safeguard children. Young Person’s Guide to Keeping Children Safe Sponsored by the Department for Education
“You can contact Childline about anything. No problem is too big or too small. Whatever your worry it’s better out than in.” You can contact Childline by phone, email, text or via a message board. To phone call 0800 1111. They have a video that shows you what happens when you contact them and lots of ideas and information about keeping safe. Their website is at www.childline.org.uk.
If you think that a child or young person is being abused or neglected call
Peterborough: 01733 864180
Cambridgeshire: 0345 045 5203
Outside office hours, at weekends and on public holidays contact the emergency duty team on 01733 234724