Skip to main content

The health, safety and well-being of all children, young people and families is of paramount importance. Everyone has the right to be safe, regardless of age, gender, race, culture or disability.

This section aims to guide you to helpful information to help keep your family safe and well. 

Safeguarding Children

The LSCB is the Local Safeguarding Children Board for Hammersmith& Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster.

Safeguarding children is everyone's responsibility, and the LSCB website contains in depth information for children and young people, information for parents, carers and the public and information for professionals and volunteers.

The site also lists training and resources available including e-Learning and Training for Schools

Online safety

New technologies can mean new opportunities for children or young people to come to harm; on the internet or as victims of cyber-bullying. There are lots of websites that offer advice and information about staying stay online, for children, young people and adults:

The NSPCC website (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children)

Get Safe Online

Fire Safety

Access the LFB website for more information about Fire safety at home

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) Schools Team provides fire safety education to children in primary schools within Greater London.

Contact them by telephone on 020 7960 3629 or email info@london-fire.gov.uk

RoSPA - The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

RoSPA’s aim is to stop lives being cut short by accidents that don't have to happen. They provide information and guidance on child safety, road safety, home safety, play safety and more.

From the compulsory wearing of seatbelts and the campaign to stop drink driving, to the Cycling Proficiency Test and to the more recent ban on handheld mobile phones behind the wheel, RoSPA are instrumental in shaping our society, preventing millions of deaths and serious injuries along the way.

Local Area SEND Inspection outcome

A Local Area Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Inspection took place in December 2018, which was…Read more

Share your experience of transferring your child from primary to secondary school

Are you a parent/carer with a child with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) who has experienced…Read more

A guide to the change between education stages if your child has EHCP

If your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and is applying for reception or secondary school, please…Read more
Back to top