Safeguarding Children statement
Wells Health Centre acknowledges its duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. Wells Health Centre is fully committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice as defined and described within:
Section 11 of the Children Act 2004, government guidance in ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’ 2015 and the procedures as laid out by the Somerset Childrnes Safeguarding Board.
The Safeguarding Children Lead for Wells Health Centre is Dr Helen Crawley.
Wells Health Centre safeguarding policies are available below: