We will keep updating this page with safeguarding resources and information related to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. We know that it is really important that volunteers and staff are kept safe during this time and so we are producing documents and videos to help you with this.
Coronavirus Community Response document
We have put together this 'Coronavirus Community Response' document. It outlines a few things to consider when setting up or running Informal community groups responding to the coronavirus; plus the policy and protection procedures to put in place and some helpful templates to use. Please share it widely.
Children's social care- response to COVID-19
Southwark Council have put together this: 'Children and Families, Social Work, Youth Offending Service, Family Early Help Covid-19' response document.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) - What is a DBS check and what does it mean to your organisation.