In this section you will be able to find  a copy of the Highland Child Protection Guidelines as well as a range of local and national Resources which may be useful to you in your roles, responsibilities or studies in relation to Child Protection.

Please use the Search facility on the right hand side to help you find the right resources.

ResourcesDownload Link
Highland Child Protection Guidelines - interim update July 2017Download
Highland Practice Guidance (GIRFEC)Download
Highland CPC Improvement Plan 2019-2022Download
Highland CPC Biennial Report 2016-2018Download
Child Concern FormDownload
Highland Maternity Alert FormDownload
Highland CPC Member Induction PackDownload
Highland Child Protection Committee NewsletterDownload
Highland CPC Conference 2019 - Sammy Woodhouse PresentationView
Highland CPC Conference 2019 - James Docherty ACES Presentation View
Highland CPC Conference 2019 - Sally Amor - ACES presentation View
Highland CPC Conference - Sammy Woodhouse Victim Approach Handout Download
Highland CPC Conference - Mandy Cairns New Directions Presentation View
Significant Case Review - Child S - Executive SummaryDownload
7 minute briefing - key learning from case review - Child SDownload
Significant Case Review Child T - Executive SummaryDownload
7 minute briefing - key learning from Case Review - Child TDownload
CP Toolkit and Guidance for Third Sector OrganisationsDownload
Third Sector - Safeguarding Audit ToolDownload
Third Sector - Child Protection Self Evaluation and Action Plan Download
CP Toolkit for Community GroupsDownload
Community Groups - Child Protection Self Evaluation ToolDownload
Training Guide for Staff and ManagersDownload
Training Guide for Education StaffDownload
Highland CPC Terms of ReferenceDownload
Concerned About A Child?Download
Child Sexual ExploitationDownload
Sexting and the LawDownload
HCPC Biennial Report 2015Download
Getting Our Priorities RightDownload
National Guidance on CPCsDownload
Barnardos Guidance on CSEDownload
National CSE Action PlanDownload
Child Protection Improvement ProgrammeDownload
National Guidance on Child Protection 2014Download
National Learning & Development FrameworkDownload
How Early Years Trauma affects the Developing Brain - Dan Hughes (available on IRISS)View
Highland Underage Sex Protocol (Highland)View
Child Trafficking Guidance (Highland)Download
Care Inspectorate: Practice Guide for ChronologiesDownload
Policy on bruising and injuries (Highland)Download
CPC Biennial Report 2013-2015Download
CPC Biennial Report 2011-2013Download
CPC Annual Report 2010-2011Download
CPC Annual Report 2009-2010Download
Protocol for Missing Famly Alerts (2015)Download
Highland CAPSM Guidance (2015)Download
Scottish Government CP Guidance for Health Staff (2013)Download
Women's Experiences of Social Work Intervention in Domestic AbuseDownload
Violence Against Women Support Services DirectoryDownload
Get It Right for Girls Download
Children Living with Domestic AbuseDownload
Responding to those at risk of Forced Marriage in HighlandDownload
Responding to Sexual Violence in HighlandDownload
Responding to Female Genital Mutilation in HighlandDownload
Using the Resilience MatrixView
Guidelines for Supporting Pregnant Teenagers and their Partners - Sep 2015Download
Domestic Abuse: Pregnancy and the Early Years - July 2015 Download
Guidelines for Practitioners Working with Pregnant Women and New Mothers with Learning DisabilitiesDownload
A Practitioner’s Guide to Getting Our Priorities Right (GOPR) - Supporting children affected by parental substance misuse Download
Online Safety/CSE linksDownload
NSPCC Graded Care Profile - Information for parentsDownload
NSPCC Graded Care Profile - Information for PractitionersDownload
Significant Case Review - Child R Executive SummaryDownload
Director of Public Health Report 2018 - Adverse Childhood ExperiencesDownload
Highland Drug & Alcohol Recovery - Directory of Services Download
National Referral Mechanism - Child TraffickingDownload