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30 April 2024

Thematic Review: Physical Harm to Infants under 2

The review focused on two of our priorities: improving outcomes for pre-birth services and support service for infants, and enhancing multi-agency collaboration.

29 April 2024

Pre-birth Referral Pathways – Update

All professionals in contact with pregnant mothers should routinely assess the needs of the mother and unborn baby.

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5 September 2023

Partnership becomes Devon Safeguarding Children Partnership

From 5 September 2023, the Partnership will become the Devon Safeguarding Children Partnership.

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25 August 2022

Join the new Family Advisory Board

The group is for parents and carers with experiences of Children’s Social Care who are interested in helping to improve these services.

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8 June 2022

Talking to children away from screens is vital to development

Studies show that young children can learn more vocabulary from conversation at the dinner table.

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6 May 2022

Parents Childcare Survey Summer 2022

You can help Devon early years team ensure there is enough high-quality, affordable childcare to enable parents and carers to work or train.

A poster for Social Work Week 2022
14 March 2022

This week is social work week 2022

We want to thank everyone for the work that you do and the difference that we make to children and families across Devon.

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17 December 2021

Keeping babies safe

Support and guidance is available to help you cope with a crying baby and ensure safer sleeping for your infant.

a child and a care worker sat on a bench
14 December 2021

Restorative Practice job opportunities

As part of Devon Children’s Services Restorative Approach, we are recruiting to a number of roles to support practitioners with expertise in relational and restorative practice.