Issue details

Our Response to Protecting Vulnerable Young People - Contextual Safeguarding Strategy

For the Cabinet to agree and support the publication of our Contextual Safeguarding Strategy – Our Response to Protecting Vulnerable Young People, to ensure children and young people are safe and supported to achieve their full potential.  The Strategy re-affirms Sheffield’s commitment to recognising and responding to child sexual exploitation and the criminalisation of our young people.


For Cabinet to agree and support Sheffield City Council’s involvement in the partnership response; Prepare, Prevent, Protect and Pursue to tackle child exploitation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/02/2020

Scrutiny Committee: Children, Young People and Family Support Scrutiny Committee;

Decision due: 18 Mar 2020 by Co-operative Executive

Lead director: Executive Director, People Services

Department: People Services

Contact: Helen Sweaton Email: Tel: 0114 20 53761.

Date agenda documents available: 3/4/20


Agenda items


  • Report of the Executive Director, People Services