Developing contextual responses to the abuse and exploitation of young people

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Welcome to the Contextual Safeguarding Network from the University of Bedfordshire. This network brings together practitioners, researchers and policy makers who are committed to protecting young people from harm outside of the home. Join the network for free to access resources, tutorials, videos and briefings.
To find out more about Contextual Safeguarding follow the links below.

This videos provides an over view of Contextual Safeguarding and it's relevance to practitioners.

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Following the inclusion of Contextual Safeguarding in Working Together 2018, we have received funding from the Big Lottery Fund to support three local authorities to implement Contextual Safeguarding in their Children and Family service until 2022. Three areas will be selected following an application process. Find out more and apply here. The application deadline is on 18th September 2018.

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This is an great week for Contextual Safeguarding: we have launched our ‘Scale Up’ project to offer three local areas the chance of support until 2022 to embed Contextual Safeguarding and significant changes have been made to the latest version of Working Together as a result of our consultation response. Find out more in Carlene's blog!

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