Training – Course Management System

Multi-agency safeguarding children/Schools’ Designated Senior Person, Virtual College e-learning and KSCB e-learning training courses are targeted at all staff from statutory, voluntary and independent agencies who work with children, young people, families and vulnerable adults in the Kirklees area.

These courses can be accessed via the links below:

To view and self-register to all KSCB courses and e-learning click here.

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What to do if You are Worried About a Child

If you think a child in Kirklees is being abused or mistreated or you have concerns about a child’s well-being you should call and speak to someone at one of the following numbers:

  • Duty & Advice team
    01484 456848
  • Kirklees Emergency Duty Service
    01484 414933 (outside office hours)
  • NSPCC Helpline: 0808 800 5000
  • NSPCC email:
  • NSPCC text: 88858 (free service)

Kirklees Safeguarding Children Board Website

This site primarily provides safeguarding information for professionals and volunteers in Kirklees. The site also provides information for members of the public, parents and carers, and children and young people, on some of the key issues that can affect the wellbeing and safety of children. Links to external websites are provided where further specialist information and advice on particular issues can be obtained.

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Sharing the signs #CSEDay18

National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day - 18th March 2018

The National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day aims to highlight the issues surrounding CSE; encouraging everyone to think, spot and speak out against abuse and adopt a zero tolerance to adults developing inappropriate relationships with children or children developing inappropriate relationships with other children.

The CSE Team are inviting your organisation to support the Child Sexual Exploitation Team for the ‘Unite against child sexual exploitation day’ event.

Date: Thursday 15th March 2018

Time: 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Venue: Central Stars Charity Youth Club, Prospect St, Huddersfield HD1 2NX.

We would like our partner organisation to showcase the work they do with young people and families.  This event will be an ideal opportunity for professionals to meet up with partner agencies and get to know them and see what they can offer the community.


  • Kirklees Safeguarding Children Board (KSCB)
  • The Base (drugs and alcohol support for young people)
  • K9 Dog project (therapeutic services)
  • CSE and Missing Team
  • Safer communities
  • Police – (who work with vulnerable young people who are at risk of exploitation including criminality and CSE)

PLEASE NOTE: National CSE Awareness Day is on the 18th March but events and social media mesages will predominatly take place durng the week.

Wanting to raise awareness of CSE?

To view posters from West Yorkishre Police and NWG click on the links below.

Know the signs poster
NWG - CSE Awareness Day 18 March - Poster 1
NWG - CSE Awareness Day 18 March - Poster 2
Who are you really talking to? (female poster)
Who are you really talking to? (male poster)
Sharing the signs #CSEDay18

West Yorkshire Police - Domestic Abuse Campaign - Valentine's Day

West Yorkshire Police is reminding the public it won’t be all hearts and flowers for everyone this Valentine’s Day as they encourage people to look out for the signs that a family member, friend or neighbour may be the victim of domestic abuse.

Even on Valentine’s Day, the police receive reports of domestic abuse, with 152 domestic incidents reported to the police on 14 February last year.

For futher information, click here.


 Archive News

The KSCB have recently created a new section called Archive News for older news and updates.

This can be found under 'Information for Professionals'. Click here to go to this section

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