Funding the Middlesbrough Local Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) will, this year, help to target the following priorities:
The MSCB will promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people with a particular focus on those suspected of being at risk.
The MSCB will work with partner agencies to promote early help. It will recognise and respond to the neglect of children and young people.
The MSCB will develop and deliver effective communication strategies with a focus on the participation of children and young people.
The MSCB will work with partner agencies to improve links with adult services in particular services working with domestic abuse, parental mental health and substance misuse