Developing contextual responses to the abuse and exploitation of young people


New briefing

The individual and contextual characteristics of young people who sexually harm in groups: A briefing on the findings from a study in four London boroughs

Free resource: HSB assessment tool

This free tool supports practitioners to think contextually about adolescent risk, vulnerability and resilience when working with young people displaying harmful sexual behavior.

Contextual safeguarding is an approach to safeguarding children and young people that responds to their experience of harm beyond the home.

The Contextual Safeguarding Network brings together practitioners to share and generate knowledge on contextual approaches to safeguarding. 

Latest Blog: Contextual Safeguarding consultation response: Working Together

Posted: Wed Dec, 2017

Author: Ruth Atkinson

The Contextual Safeguarding team have submitted their response to the Working Together consultation. The response has been published on the website and can be accessed by members of the network. 

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