Children England provides a wide range of support to voluntary and community sector organisations working with children, young people and families.
The use of Tasers on children in London increased six-fold in four years, according to the State of Children’s Rights in London report released today by Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE). Between 2008 and 2013, police used Tasers on minors on 131 occasions with 53 cases occurring in 2012, showing a steady year on year increase.
These test sites are offering a mix of awareness and support sessions drawn from Safe Network and Children England’s offer of; Are They Safe, Our Decision – Disclosure and Barring , Standards and Standards Xtra, Safeguarding for Trustees and Online Safety. Continue reading