Signs of Safety Stories

Since Cornwall began implementing Signs of Safety, the feedback from children, young people and their families, our practitioners and multi agency partners has been overwhelmingly positive.

Professionals using Signs of Safety report that they feel more able to respond purposefully and effectively to the complex situations and dilemmas they face.  They also talk about feeling more empowered to have difficult conversations with parents and carers about what needs to change for their child.  This is helping them to find more creative ways of understanding the lived experience of a child and undertaking direct work with them.

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A number of professionals have been kind enough to share their experiences of Signs of Safety, and talk about how this has affected their work. Stories can be found via the links below:

If you would like to share your “Signs of Safety” story, please email us at sos@cornwall.gov.uk.