Annual Report

The BSCB produce an annual report on the activities and achievements of the previous year, as well as our aims for the next year. The annual report for 2017/18 can be found below:

BSCB Annual Report 2017-18


The first annual report was published in 2006 following the establishment of the Safeguarding Children Board. Annual reports and business plans from previous years can be found below:

BSCB Annual Report 2016-17

BSCB Annual Report 2015-16

BSCB Annual Report 2014-15

BSCB Annual Report 2013-14

Strategic plan

The BSCB has produced a Strategic Plan for the period 2018-2019 which outlines our objectives for Bristol. Individual action plans to achieve these objectives sit within the Board and Sub groups, and are revised annually.

The strategic aims of the BSCB for 2018-2019 are:

1. Strengthen strategic safeguarding arrangements

2. Reduce Neglect

3. Safeguarding Boys and Young Men

4. Responding to Domestic Abuse, Coercive Control and Violence in Families

5. Safeguarding Children with Complex Health and Mental Health Needs

6. Improving Assessments

Read our Strategic Plan for more detail:

BSCB Strategic Plan 2018-2019


Our previous Strategic Plan can be viewed below:

BSCB Strategic Plan 2017-18

Our Partners:

Bristol City Council
Avon & Somerset Police