Safeguarding and DBS

To ensure legal compliance robust safeguarding practices are a must for all organisations who work with or support children and vulnerable adults.

The toolkit and links below provide a good overview of most areas which might be of interest. Please select from the list below to find out more.

1. DBS Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help voluntary organisations decide which staff/volunteer roles require a DBS check

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Useful Links

NSPCC offers a wide range of safeguarding standards, toolkits and template policies designed to support and inform voluntary organisations on best practice

https://learning.nspcc.org.uk/safeguarding-child-protection/voluntary-community-groups

Hampshire Safeguarding Board has a resource library of useful information

http://www.hampshiresafeguardingchildrenboard.org.uk/

gov.uk – has a documents the applicant must provide page

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/documents-the-applicant-must-provide

NCVO Knowhow has some useful resources in their online Knowledge bank, including a number of resources on safeguarding

https://knowhow.ncvo.org.uk/safeguarding

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