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This is the regional procedures manual for the following Local Safeguarding Children Partnerships:
It sets out regionally agreed procedures which have been agreed across all areas, together with additional local information for each area.
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This manual will be updated on a regular basis and a summary of the changes can be accessed via the 'Amendments' button on the Home page. You will also find the detail of the next planned manual update in this section.If you would like to suggest a change to the procedures manual discuss your suggestion with your line manager in the first instance.
This manual contains a local resource section which can be accessed via the navigation bar. This library is populated and maintained locally. If there is a resource that you think should be added talk in the first instance to your manager.
The manual is accessed by readers who may find terms that they are not familiar with. Therefore, a glossary of definitions is available under the resource tab.There is also a National Contacts resource populated with details of key national agencies and organisations likely to be relevant to procedures user.
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