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 a new online assessment tool for harmful sexual behaviour in schools

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We have a new resource page with letter templates that parents and carers can use to write to their local MP and/or their child(ren)'s school to ask them what things are in place to keep young people safe from harm in their local community, and what is being done to respond to sexual harassment and peer-on-peer abuse in schools.

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