BSCB Annual Report 2016-17
This is my Independent Chair’s report for the Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board, reviewing 2016/17, my first year as Independent Chair of the Board.
I commend the contents of the report highlighting as it does the contribution of partners, charting an increasingly positive impact on the life of children, young people and families in Birmingham. I present a report which I hope recognises that our second City is on an improvement journey as far as services safeguarding the wellbeing of children and young people are judged to be effective. There remains a way to go.
Penny Thompson CBE
Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board
Click on the image below to read the Annual Report 2016/17.
Click on the links below to read the appendices that accompany the Annual Report 2016/17.
Appendix 1 - Independent LSCB Chairs Accountability Report May 2017
Appendix 2 - The Annual Report of Birmingham Child Death Overview Panel 2017
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