Developing contextual responses to the abuse and exploitation of young people


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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This toolkit supports multi-agency partnerships to self-assess their response to harmful sexual behaviour. The toolkit includes a traffic-light table and report on how to use the tool.

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James Farley (Friends-International) tells us about the ChildSafe model, a community-based approach to protecting children and young people in South East Asia involving local businesses.

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