Safeguarding children


Information for professionals who work with children and families in Lancashire.

Lancashire family safeguarding

Information for professionals about this new approach to providing help for families in need, sign up to our newsletter to keep up to date.

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

The LADO service deals with allegations of abuse made against people who work with children.

Children’s Safeguarding Assurance Partnership (CSAP)

The CSAP (previously the Lancashire Safeguarding Children Board) has a range of roles and statutory functions including developing local safeguarding policy and procedures and scrutinising local arrangements.

Safeguarding for early years settings

Information, guidance and tools to support childcare providers in their roles and responsibilities of keeping children safe.