Bolton Safeguarding Children

Keeping Children Safe in Bolton

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If you are worried that a child may be being abused or neglected then please take action.


Monthly Archives: April 2016

MASSS Update and Updated Referral Process Flow Chart

In November 2015, Bolton Children’s Services Referral and Assessment Social Work teams and Greater Manchester Police Public Protection and Investigation Unit came together to form Bolton’s Multi-agency Safeguarding and Screening Service (MASSS).  To find out how this new development is progressing click here. In response to this Bolton Safeguarding Children Board have updated their referral process flow chart to ensure that where practitioners have concerns that a child may have been abused or neglected they are confident to take action. To download the updated process click here.

BSCB Multi-agency Training Brochure 2016-2017

The new 2016-2017 Safeguarding Children Multi Agency training programme is now available.  Click here to access it. To book on any of the courses please contact Training Shared Services at or 01204 337600 For any other queries please contact the multi-agency training co-ordinator on 01204 337861  or