New Chair Of Regional Safeguarding Board Appointed

childrens services signThe new Independent Chair of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Safeguarding Children Board has been appointed.

John Clements is a former high-ranking police officer based in London. He has extensive experience of child protection.

The boards were set up to ensure that organisations work together to promote, safeguard and protect the welfare of children and young people.

The islands’ Council, Cornwall Council, the Police, the health services and Probation Service are amongst its members.

Mr Clements starts on June 1st.