Since April 2019, NCVO has been leading a group of safeguarding and infrastructure organizations to develop a series of safeguarding guidance and resources. This program is jointly funded by the Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) and the National Lottery Community Fund. Phase one has recently completed – click here to read NCVO's full blog outlining the progress so far and plans for the future of the Fund, which also lists immediately accessible safeguarding resources.
The project outcomes will be a series of free-to-access resources and guides, produced to help voluntary and community organizations understand their safeguarding responsibilities and integrate and best practice. £1.2m has been committed to the Safeguarding Training Fund. Read up on the context and overall direction of the Fund here.