Safeguarders Panel

Hello! If you are here because you have a Safeguarder now, then you may have a lot of questions and worries. 

It’s important that you and your family feel comfortable, safe and empowered when engaging with a Safeguarder. This page is to help you understand what a Safeguarder is and what they do.

Start by watching this video – this will give you a short introduction to Safeguarders. Next click through the links below where you’ll find some answers to the questions you might have. 

If you have any questions that aren’t answered here, then please get in touch with us!

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    Children 1st is working alongside the Scottish Children’s Reporters Administration (SCRA) to make sure families feel supported and their rights are upheld, throughout the virtual Children’s Hearings being held because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Get to know a little bit more about Safeguarders

Here is where we can use illustrations from the video as images for the promos to tie everything together

  • What else should I know?

    The rights of the family and child during the Safeguarding process

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