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Safeguarding Children – Glossary of Terms

The aim of this section is to provide interpreters with information about the different types of glossaries available for Safeguarding Children.

It includes information about the names of the providers, the title pages and the website links.

It is particularly useful to review if you have an upcoming interpreting assignment linked to this topic- this will allow you to understand and familiarise yourself with meanings of specific terminology in advance that may be used by the professional.

Available Glossaries

 

Manchester Safeguarding Children Board

Glossary of terms: children’s safeguarding

https://www.manchestersafeguardingboards.co.uk/resource/glossary-children/

 

North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board

Glossary

http://www.safeguardingchildren.co.uk/professionals/glossary

 

Working Together to Safeguard Children

Glossary

https://www.workingtogetheronline.co.uk/glossary.html

 

International Safeguarding Children In Sport Working Group

Glossary of key terms- child safeguarding terminology (Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Hindi, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili)

https://www.sportanddev.org/en/learn-more/child-protection-and-safeguarding/glossary-key-terms-0

 

Care Check- DBS check for all industries

Glossary of Safeguarding Terminology

https://www.carecheck.co.uk/blog-glossary-safeguarding-terms/

 

Child Law Advice

Glossary

https://childlawadvice.org.uk/clas/glossary/

 

Family Rights Group

An A-Z of terms

https://www.frg.org.uk/need-help-or-advice/an-a-z-of-terms

 

City of York Safeguarding children partnership

Glossary

https://www.saferchildrenyork.org.uk/glossary.htm

 

Dundee Child Protection Committee

A-Z Glossary

https://www.dundeeprotectschildren.co.uk/glossary