Skip to main content


Caption: floating buttons
View Working Together View Working Together
  View Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Partnership website


November 2023

Caption: November 2023 Amendments
Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Agency Roles and Responsibilities Information in relation to Serious Violence Reduction Orders has been added into Section 2, Serious Violence Duty.
Contacts and Referrals This chapter has been amended to include an updated Continuum of Need Document.
Strategy Discussion and Meetings This chapter has been refreshed.
Child Protection Conferences This chapter has been reviewed.
Guidance for Parents and Carers - Recording Meetings These documents have been refreshed.
Medical Neglect Policy This link has been updated.
Forced Marriage This chapter has been amended to reflect that the Marriage and Civil Partnership (Minimum Age) Act 2022 raised the age of marriage and civil partnership to 18 in England and Wales, with effect from 26 February 2023.
Children and Young People Affected by Exploitation and Serious Violence This document has been updated.
Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviours This chapter has been updated.
Child Death Review - A Guide for Parents and Carers This chapter has been updated.
Local Contacts All contacts have been reviewed.
New Chapters and Features
Chapter Name Details
Child Sexual Abuse in the Family Environment This chapter has been added.
Learning and Improvement Framework This link has been added to the contents.

Next update: March 2024


2023 Amendments

2022 Amendments

2021 Amendments

2020 Amendments

2019 Amendments

2018 Amendments

2017 Amendments

2016 Amendments

2015 Amendments