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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We have launched new harmful sexual behaviour resources for schools. The toolkit includes a traffic-light tool and webinar series.

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In this blog Lauren Page-Hammick from Safer London talks about The Safer London CSE Safeguarding in Public Spaces Pilot, co-delivered with Peer Advisors, to hear about young people's views and experiences of their safety in three major shopping centres in London. The pilot is applicable to a range of community settings. Lauren also shares research and a toolkit developed by Safer London to support professionals in public spaces to safeguard young people.

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