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Tackling the exploitation of children & young adults

4 August 2020

Tackling the exploitation of children and young adults in Cornwall is a shared priority of Our Safeguarding Children Partnership, Safer Cornwall and the Safeguarding Adults […]

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Safer St Austell partnership shares action plan to tackle St Austell residents’ concerns

24 July 2020

The Safer St Austell partnership has adopted a proactive ‘enforcement and engagement’ approach to tackling anti-social behaviour in St Austell. In addition to its established […]

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Cornwall’s Harbourmasters warn of the dangers of ‘tombstoning’

17 July 2020

Cornwall’s harbourmasters have warned against the dangers of ‘tombstoning’ as towns and villages prepare to welcome holidaymakers back after the lockdown. Tombstoning involves jumping off cliffs, seawalls and harbours into deep water, but has […]

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Safer Cornwall – Buy with Confidence

15 July 2020

When making a new purchase or letting a tradesperson into your home it’s important to feel safe and not pressured into work being completed before […]

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Our Safeguarding Children Partnership – Speak Out, Stop CSA

15 July 2020

“In June, Our Safeguarding Children Partnership (OSCP) launched ‘Speak Out’; a new campaign to raise awareness of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) within families and to […]

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Public Health and Kernow CCG have launched a Suicide Prevention Innovation Fund.

9 July 2020

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Suicide Prevention Innovation Fund Funding is available for innovative community-based Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly (IoS) projects to help […]

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New ways to access domestic abuse support

8 July 2020

Safer Futures, a domestic abuse and sexual violence support and recovery service provided by First Light in partnership with Barnardos have launched a Live Web […]

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Social distancing – A guide for towns, parishes and businesses

8 July 2020

To support our high streets re-opening, Cornwall Council developed a toolkit to enable local communities to be able to develop measures to support people to […]

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Enjoy the re-opened pubs safely

8 July 2020

Safer Cornwall want to ensure that everyone that wants to, can enjoy the re-opened restaurants and pubs. After weeks of being stuck at home, we […]

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Taking care of yourself and managing anxiety

7 July 2020

Everyone’s actions have helped to reduce the transmission of coronavirus in our communities. This has led to some changes to the 2m social distancing guidelines. From […]

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