Safeguarding

NHS England Safeguarding team is working together to help protect children, young people and adults in all communities. NHS England Safeguarding team believes every citizen matters for NHS Safeguarding.

About NHS England Safeguarding

Find out more about how we are working together to help protect children, young people and adults in all communities.

NHS England Safeguarding app

The NHS England Safeguarding app is a resource for healthcare professionals to increase their awareness and understanding of safeguarding requirements.

Workstreams

Find out more about our current workstreams.

Safeguarding policies and annual report

The organisation has a number of policies in place in order to discharge its statutory requirements and appropriate accountability for the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of harm or abuse.

News and blogs

NHS ramps up support for survivors of female genital mutilation (FGM)

Hundreds of survivors of female genital mutilation (FGM) will be able to access expert care, support and treatment earlier thanks to a new network of NHS ‘one stop shop’ clinics being launched today. More than 1,300 women over 18 are expected to benefit from the highly specialised FGM support being rolled out to eight new […]