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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But a spokesman said: 'We are fully co-operating with the review process which is being undertaken by the Area Child Protection Committee.
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.
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.
And a spokesman for the Durham Area Child Protection Committee said: "We wrote to the Home Office in July last year expressing our concern at the lack of proper tracking and accountability process for offenders in this sort of case and we fully support DCI Reddick in his bid to address this shortcoming.
The serious case review was set up by the Northamptonshire area child protection committee in May last year to investigate Sarah's disappearance.
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.