• Welcome to the Kingston and Richmond Local Safeguarding Children Board website!


Promotional Films

Please find our LSCB promotional films here on Youtube Download
They can be used in reception or waiting areas to promote safeguarding children.

Free LSCB conference on Child Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse, Seen, Heard, Helped - We will be hosting a free half day conference for multi agency staff focusing on child sexual abuse on 23rd January 2018. For more information please click here and visit the 'training programme'.

Local Learning

We have collated our local learning themes from our case reviews and quality assurance work in Kingston and Richmond over the last few years. Key themes are Communication; Practitioner skillbase; Diversity; Hearing the child's voice; and Creating a Culture of Professional Challenge. Practitioners can use the LSCB powerpoint in any training or on internets. Here:

MARAC Briefing Sessions

The next two MARAC briefing sessions have been scheduled for the dates below: 1) 2nd February 2018 10am- 11.30am – York House, Twickenham 2) 6th April 2018 10am-11.30am – York House, Twickenham If you are a new MARAC rep or a professional that refers to MARAC who wishes to improve your understanding of MARAC and its processes - these sessions have been designed for you!
The following will be covered: Gain an understanding of the MARAC process and aims MARAC threshold Risk Assessment How to complete MARAC referral form Your role at MARAC Understand the importance of information sharing and referring to MARAC How to refer to MARAC The briefings are not formal training sessions and do not replace the need to attend the full day risk assessment / MARAC training course. The briefings are intended to be informal sessions where I will be available to provide information, answer any questions and assist with any queries attendees might have. To book a place please contact: Albina Hiorns
MARAC and Domestic Violence and Abuse Administrator Tel: 020 8487 5350 / 07903401526 MARAC enquiries: MARAC@richmond.gcsx.gov.uk
Other enquiries: Albina.hiorns@richmond.gov.uk

LSCB Newsletter December 2017

Click here to read the full Newsletter.