Safeguarding Week 2017 - Events and conferences for professionals

Published: Thursday, 14th September 2017

Safeguarding Week 2017 is between 2 and 6 October and we have two conferences and a number of events for professionals during the week.

The Havering Safeguarding Week 2017 events are now over. Thank you to all who attended.

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The week will kick off on Monday 2 October with the Adult Board Annual Conference at My Place, 343 Dagnam Park Drive, Romford RM3 9DJ.

Current agenda item titles include:

  • DoLS/MCA
  • Safeguarding in Care Settings
  • Family Group Conferences for Adults
  • Modern Slavery
  • Safeguarding in Housing
  • Tri Borough Policing

The Children’s Board Annual Conference will follow on Wednesday 4 October at My Place, 343 Dagnam Park Drive, Romford RM3 9DJ.

Current agenda item titles include:

  • Young Carers Project
  • Youth Work and Safeguarding
  • Troubled Families
  • Mental Health and Young People
  • IRO Service

We are also hoping to have items on Domestic Violence and SEND . There will be a child protection workshop in the afternoon facilitated by the IRO service.

Throughout the week there will be a series of briefings and workshops. We encourage attendance from all professionals working directly and indirectly with children and adults at risk in Havering, including those from voluntary and faith sectors.

All events will be free to attend and will need to be pre-booked as spaces are limited.

View the full programme of Safeguarding Week 2017 events