Everyone has the right to live free from harm, abuse and negelct. Children, young people and vulnerable adults have the legal right to be protected from harm to enable them to grow and develop in a safe, healthy and nurturing environment.
Safeguarding children is everyone's business. Everyone who comes into contact with children and families has a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.
If a child is in immediate danger, you should contact the police by dialling 999
If you have concerns about a child or young person suffering from harm, neglect or abuse, but believe they are not at immediate risk, call 0121 569 3100
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SPDC Family Club 2021
SPDC Family Club has a new look! Over the coming weeks there will be a variety of activities and…
Tree Babies at Sandwell Park Farm
Tree Babies is a wonderful FREE course suitable for mums, dads, and babies (under 1s) happy to be carried in slings. The course will be held over 3 weeks in the beautiful Sandwell Valley and take advantage of the woods and parklands setting. You will experience mindfulness, forest…
Childminder Briefing Session
Thinking about becoming a registered Childminder? Childminding is a rewarding career, and provides opportunities for developing new skills and qualifications. Why not book on to the next Childminder Briefing Session Thursday 17th…
Outdoor Play and Learning
FREE outdoor family learning adventure in Victoria Park, Tipton New play and learn sessions will support your child's language and literacy development as they experience the great outdoors and engage in developmentally appropriate…
Family Information Chat Session
Need a bit of advice or a chat with someone about childcare and family support? Want to know how to apply for free childcare for 2, 3 and 4 year olds? Need to find out about 30 hours free childcare? Why not book on to a Childcare Support session and talk to a member of the…
Sandwell Parents for Disabled Children - Parent Carer Activities timetable for December 2021 is out…
SPDC Christmas Activities
Family Pantomime Sunday 12th December 2021 @ 11am Tickets cost £3/adult and £1/child Bookings must be made to…
Winter Holiday Activities and Food programme 2021
Winter Wonderland Sandwell Roadshow