Welcome to Wolverhampton Safeguarding Children Board


Wolverhampton Safeguarding Children Board is an inter-agency forum for:

  • Coordinating the work done by the various agencies to safeguard children and promote their welfare;

  • Ensuring that this work is carried out effectively.

What is meant by 'Safeguarding Children'?

  • Protecting children from maltreatment;

  • Preventing the impairment of children's health or development;

  • Ensuring that children are growing up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care; and

  • Undertaking that role so as to enable those children to have optimum life chances and enter adulthood successfully.

Glossary of Terms

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