Area Child Protection Committee


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Area Child Protection Committee

A statutory body in the UK with a self-explanatory remit, whose membership is drawn from all agencies in a county or region that work with children, which has an independent chairperson and which convenes in each county or authority.
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The Durham Area Child Protection Committee raised their concerns with the Home Office 13 months ago.
Caerphilly County Borough Council: Has passed a decision to the Area Child Protection Committee, and will consider a ban on advice.
The South Tees Area Child Protection Committee will be carrying out a survey into where people turn to when they are concerned about a child.
A review by the Area Child Protection Committee concluded that Jordan "may not have been injured" if Bennett had been arrested, but Mr McGann said he was convinced his daughter's death could have been prevented.
The Barnardo's RISE project has been carrying out research on behalf of the Newcastle Area Child Protection Committee, with support from Northumbria Police and Newcastle Primary Care Trust.
Simon Hart, chairman of the Gateshead Area Child Protection Committee, said, 'At the time of this incident, there appears to have been nothing to indicate he was a risk to adults.
Gateshead Area Child Protection Committee, which ordered a review of the case, said: "Agencies have worked intensively with this boy over the past few years.
Chairman of Sheffield Area Child Protection Committee (ACPC) Alan Jones said lessons would be learned.
The serious case review was set up by the Northamptonshire area child protection committee in May last year to investigate Sarah's disappearance.
The course was organised by Durham Area Child Protection Committee to strengthen the staff's professional knowledge and expertise in specialist childcare issues.
The conference, at Manor Hall, in Leamington, on Monday, March 24, is being organised by Warwickshire Area Child Protection Committee, the multi- agency forum.
The report, by the Newham area child protection committee (ACPC), also identified bad inter-agency communication.