Statutory guidance for schools and colleges on safeguarding children and safer recruitment.
Violence against women and girls (VAWG) are serious crimes. These crimes have a huge impact on our economy, health services, and the criminal justice system.
Advice is for leaders, their senior teams and staff in schools or colleges affected by gang or youth violence.
Information and practice guidelines for professionals protecting, advising and supporting victims.
Multi-agency guidelines on FGM for those with statutory duties to safeguard children and vulnerable adults.
Information for those who work with children on a plan to help prevent child abuse arising from religion or superstition.
Statutory guidance on protecting children where carers or parents fabricate or induce illness in a child.
Guidance for school leaders and staff on managing drugs, drug-related incidents within schools and pastoral support for pupils.
Find out about domestic violence and abuse, coercive control, disclosure scheme, protection notices, domestic homicide reviews and advisers.
Departmental advice on the national action plan for tackling child sexual exploitation.