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what to do if you are worried about a child or young person

If there is an emergency or a child is at immediate risk you should phone the police.

Anyone can refer a child to the Children’s Convenor. In practice most referrals come from the police, the Committee (CHSC) and the School Attendance Service (SAS).

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our vision

Our vision is for a CYCT system that improves the outcomes and experiences for children and young people who may be at risk to ensure that they are safe, protected and offered positive futures.

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Joint Statement from the Children's Convenor and President of the Child Youth and Community Tribunal (CYCT)

Joint statement – Care requirements  The Committee for Health and Social Care (the Committee) has a legal duty to take steps to ensure that any conditions attached to a care requirement are observed and to request a review of a…

Coronavirus update - attending a Hearing of the CYCT

Coronavirus update - attending a Hearing of the CYCT  8 April 2020 Following the extension of the lockdown arrangements our office at Briarwood remains closed.   Urgent and time critical Hearings will still be going ahead.  These will include those…

Statement to Partners from the Convenor and President

Joint Statement to Partners from the Convenor and President Like all business and services within the Bailiwick, the Offices of the Children’s Convenor and President of the CYCT have been significantly affected by the steps being taken to control the…