Kislingbury CE Primary School fully recognises the contribution it can make to protect children and support them in school. The pupils safety and welfare are of paramount importance to us.
The school's Designated Safeguarding Lead is Mr Jordan Icke (Head of School)
The deputy Safeguarding leads are:
- Mrs R Osborne (Executive Headteacher)
- Mrs J Lunn (SENDCo)
Our Family Support Worker is Miss AM Helm who is also a deputy safeguarding lead
The School's Safeguarding Governor is Mrs Sue Cornick
Contact can be made with these members of the school team through the main number on:
01604 831172 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please refer to the Northamptonshire Safeguarding Board (NSCB) web site
If there is no immediate danger or if you need advice, contact the Northamptonshire Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub: Telephone: 0300 126 7000 (Option 1); Email: MASH@nctrust.co.uk
Reports can also be made online Report a concern (nctrust.co.uk)
If it is an emergency and you think that a child may be in immediate danger please contact the emergency services directly by calling 999. If you need to contact MASH urgently during the evening, at night or at the weekend, please phone the MASH out-of- hours team on 01604 626 938
Safeguarding themes and information for parents
How to make safe and healthy journeys when travelling with children: Advice for parents and families | Brake
Better health - healthier families: Healthier Families - Home - NHS (www.nhs.uk)
Support groups and organisations for victims of domestic violence
Northamptonshire Domestic Abuse Service (NDAS) www.ndas.co.uk
Local charity that has been operating since 1974. NDAS provide safe refuge for men, women and children fleeing domestic abuse. NDAS also provide a specialist refuge for female victims of abuse that also have drug and alcohol addictions.
NDAS also offer:
- Group work
- 12 week intensive support programme for adult victims
- Drop in services
- Specialist training for professionals
NDAS can be contacted in a variety of ways:
- 24 hour helpline: 0300 0120154
- Email: email@example.com
- Online chat www.ndas.co
- Facebook messenger: www.facebook.com/NorthamptonshireDAS
A registered charity working with survivors of domestic violence and abuse since 1984. We are based in Northampton but take referrals for refuge accommodation from all over the Country. We have been running a Family Refuge in Northamptonshire for over 35 years.
Our Restored Programme helps women who are victims of domestic abuse to rebuild their lives and prepares them for a future. We offer therapeutic group work sessions for women, children and families that help them to identify domestic abuse and to develop the resilience and confidence to change their lives. We also train professionals in a range of topics to help them help victims become survivors.
Provides safe, secure and confidential accommodation in three refuges within Northamptonshire for women and their children who are fleeing domestic violence or the threat of domestic violence. We also provide an Outreach & Support Service for women who live in their own accommodation.
Women's Aid have created this space to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it's happening to you.
The website has pages aimed directly at children, young people and adults.
National Domestic Violence Helpline: www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk
24-hour National Domestic Violence Freephone Helpline 0808 2000 247
Immediate information and support for women experiencing domestic violence.
If lines are busy on the Helpline, keep trying. Quieter periods are after 4pm, evenings, nights and weekends. In an emergency, always call the police by dialling 999.
In addition to the Helpline, the Women’s Aid and Refuge website links can provide immediate online support and information for women experiencing domestic violence.
Information and help on the NHS Choices website for men who may be experiencing Domestic Abuse.