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7 May 2020

Amendments to children’s social care legislation

As you may already be aware, new legislation came into force on 24th April that will temporarily affect the statutory obligations

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23 April 2020

Police launch campaign to raise awareness of online CSE

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched an awareness campaign to ask the public to help spot the signs of online Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)

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27 March 2020

New domestic abuse campaign launched

Partner agencies across Devon and Cornwall are launching a campaign to raise awareness around domestic abuse and have warned that it may increase in the coming weeks

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11 February 2020

Safer Devon releases video to combat online radicalisation

The Safer Devon Partnership has released a video to help combat radicalisation by highlighting the potential dangers of online gaming.

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17 December 2019

Preventing online radicalisation

The Safer Devon Partnership has launched its preventing online radicalisation campaign. Through its campaign, the Partnership, which provides leadership for community safety work carried out across the county, is seeking

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26 November 2019

Reducing Parental Conflict roadshows

Save the date.. because two Reducing Parental Conflict roadshows are coming to Devon in 2020. This exciting opportunity is open to strategic leads, managers, frontline practitioners and anyone else working

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6 November 2019

A Joint Targeted Area Inspection is imminent for Devon

Inspections look to assess the arrangements and services that are in place for providing help and protection to vulnerable children across the county.

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18 October 2019

Become exploitation-aware for Anti-Slavery Day

Become exploitation-aware for Anti-Slavery Day on Friday 18th October Modern slavery and human trafficking are major local and national issues. These forms of exploitation affect people of all ages, genders

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3 October 2019

New deal for Devon’s children and families launched

An ambitious new vision for how public services will come together to better help and support children and their families in Devon is being launched this week.

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6 August 2019

North Devon, Torridge and Torbay residents are asked to consider becoming adoptive parents

A shortage of potential adopters is making it difficult to give children permanent homes.


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