Cumbria Safeguarding Hub is committed to the following outcomes:-
any action taken or recommended will be based on an analysis of available information and will have a specific focus on the safety and well-being of the child/young person;
ensuring that the person making a contact with the service knows what action is being proposed and the timescales for this
providing a timely and appropriate response to the concerns that have been raised;
providing a multi-agency decision making forum that values contribution from all agencies as equal partners
The Safeguarding Hub will provide a service to Cumbria by ;
Acting as the first point of contact for professionals and members of the public who are raising safeguarding concerns about a child.
Collating information from different agencies to aid decision making.
Using multi-agency information effectively to decide the most appropriate response to the identified level of need.
Providing advice and guidance for professionals including support to understand and adhere to Cumbria Early Help Strategy and Guidance.
The Cumbria Safeguarding Hub is a multidisciplinary initiative established with the objective that a joined up, consistent approach is applied to all notifications of concern relating to the safety of children.