Safeguarding agencies across Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton and Wirral are working together to ensure that adults are able to live in safety and free from abuse and neglect.
From April 2017 the existing ...
Last updated: 10 October 2019
Information for professionals
If you are unsure whether to make a referral, please discuss your concerns with the designated child protection officer/ safeguarding lead within your organisation.
Prior to making a referral through ...
Last updated: 23 September 2019
Report a child or young person at risk
If you are worried that a child may be suffering significant harm, or if you are concerned that a child has suffered harm, neglect or abuse, please follow the advice below.
Members of the ...
Last updated: 11 December 2019
Sefton Corporate Learning Centre (SCLC) is located in North West England near to the large cities of Liverpool and Manchester. Ainsdale train station is a 10 minute walk to the SCLC and we have plenty ...
Last updated: 2 October 2018
If you think someone is being harmed or neglected
Reporting an adult safeguarding concern
Safeguarding is work that helps vulnerable adults to keep their independence, wellbeing and choice and to live a life free from abuse, including neglect. It is ...
Last updated: 16 September 2019
Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE)
Merseyside Local Safeguarding Children Boards (LSCB) are launching a campaign “Listen To My Story”, to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation (CSE). Merseyside Police, a statutory partner within ...
Last updated: 4 December 2019
How does CSE happen?
Merseyside Local Safeguarding Children Boards (LSCB) are launching a campaign to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation (CSE). Merseyside Police, a statutory partner within all of the LSCBs, have ...
Last updated: 17 March 2015
What is Modern Slavery?
Modern slavery is the recruitment, movement, harbouring or receiving of children, women or men through the use of force, coercion, abuse of vulnerability, deception or other ...
Last updated: 12 October 2018
Notification of placement
Information on the arrangements for placement of children in Children's Homes and Looked after Children.
Where a Looked After child is placed, moves or is discharged from placement by a Local Authority ...
Last updated: 3 March 2016
How To enrol
For further information or to enrol on one of our courses please telephone Sefton Community Learning Service on 0151 934 4546/4973.
Courses we offer are divided into Functional Skills/Skills for Life, ...
Last updated: 15 August 2019
Elective Home Education
Elective home education is the term used by the Department for Education (DfE) to describe parents’ decisions to provide education for their child at home instead of sending them to school. Throughout ...
Last updated: 24 September 2019
Assess - Early Help Assessment and how to use it
Identifying needs at an early stage using the Early Help Assessment gives agencies working with children, young people and their families a common tool to understand the needs of the child or young person ...
Last updated: 20 September 2019