The LSCB is a statutory body made up of partners and stakeholders from a range of agencies across Suffolk who are committed to safeguarding and the welfare of children. They bring a range of knowledge, experience and expertise under the leadership of an Independent Chair Person, Anthony Douglas CBE.

The role of the LSCB is to provide guidance and support as well as challenge and scrutiny of safeguarding practice.

Suffolk LSCB received an Ofsted rating of ‘Good’ at its last inspection.

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Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | Sarah Dunne

Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 13-19 May 2019. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, the theme this year is Body Image – how we think and feel about our bodies.


LSCB Newsletter March 2019

Wednesday, 13 March 2019 | Sarah Dunne

The latest edition of our newsletter is now available. It includes a goodbye to Sue Hadley, who is retiring as Independent Chair of LSCB and SAB at the end of March, and a welcome to Anthony Douglas CBE who has been appointed to Independent Chair from 1st May.


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Friday, 1 February 2019 | Sarah Dunne

Next week is Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week, 4th - 10th February.


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