SBNI Briefings

5 Feb 2019

The Safeguarding Board for NI (SBNI) E-Safety Forum is delighted to support Safer Internet Day 2019.

19 Dec 2018

A very successful neglect conference was held by the Northern Area Safeguarding Panel on Wednesday 12th September, 2018 at the Ross Park Hotel, Kells.

The event was opened Ms Veronica Callaghan, Interim Director, NHSCT and Ms Bernie McNally, Independent Chair, SBNI

The main speakers were:

28 Sep 2018

The SBNI's multi-agency Neglect Strategy 2018-2022 for Norther

24 Jul 2018

The SBNI Board has now approved the Strategic Plan. This plan will now form the basis of, and guide, our work for the next four years.

To view the Plan, please click here.

24 Jul 2018

Exciting job opportunities!  Can you help to make our workforce ACE aware and embed trauma informed practice? If you have what it takes to be part of our new and innovative project team go to

8 May 2018

In November 2017, a range of professionals and practitioners from across Northern Ireland were brought together with leading experts to learn more about the potential negative impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) on children, young people and adults.

12 Feb 2018

To view Learning from Case Management Reviews under SBNI, please click here.

18 Jan 2018

Consultation- Equality and Disability Action Plan 2018-2023

Consultation opened on 18 January 2018. Closing date 12 April 2018 at 17.00.

The SBNI has developed a draft Equality and Disability Action Plan 2018-2023.

12 Jan 2018

Consultation opened on 10 January 2018.  Closing date 6 March 2018 at 17.00.


The Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (SBNI) invites your views on our draft Strategic Plan 2018 -2022.

This consultation seeks your views on our new strategic plan which sets out the strategic direction and context of work of the SBNI over the next four years to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people in Northern Ireland.

15 Dec 2017

The revised Regional Core Child Protection Policies and Procedures were launched by the SBNI on 28 November 2017.