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.
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.
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)
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.
Safe Families is a charity that works with 30+ local authorities around the UK. Safe Families offer hope, belonging and support to children, families and care leavers; we do this primarily, but not exclusively, with and through local churches.