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Bexley S.H.I.E.L.D. Annual Conference – Thursday 8th October, 10am – 2.30pm (Microsoft Teams)

We will be holding our second annual conference on 8th October 2020 and online for the first time! The event will include feedback from our 3 statutory lead partners – Police, CCG and the Local Authority – and will also welcome guest presenters Dr Craig Barlow, Criminologist and Independent Consultant in Forensic Social Work, and

2020-10-02T12:08:01+01:002 October 2020|

‘Good news’ stories during Covid-19

In a recent Learning from Practice group meeting, members reflected on the different working arrangements many agencies have adopted since the lockdown period. They were invited to share their experiences of how they have had to adapted their practice and they highlighted the following: Now supervision sessions with staff members are taking place ‘virtually’, these

2020-10-02T12:06:31+01:002 October 2020|

Introducing ‘CREST’ – Children at Risk of Exploitation Specialist Safeguarding Task Group

SHIELD would like to announce the ‘CREST panel’ to colleagues and partners within the London Borough of Bexley. ‘CREST’ stands for Children at Risk of Exploitation Specialist Safeguarding Task Group. It is the operational multi-agency panel which focuses on adolescent vulnerability and risk in Bexley and which brings agencies together to agree on actions required

2020-10-02T12:04:35+01:002 October 2020|