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 heath 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