SBNI Briefings

28 Apr 2015

Launch of Chelsea’s Choice in Belfast City Hall on Tuesday 21st April

21 Apr 2015

SBNI is now at the final stage of working with Alter Ego Creative Solutions to bring the CSE awareness raising play, ‘Chelsea’s Choice’, to Northern Ireland.

17 Apr 2015

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has given his personal backing to the Irish Football Association’s Safeguarding Children and Young People in Football app.

3 Apr 2015

As part of the second phase of “THE MORE YOU KNOW THE MORE YOU SEE” campaign, the SBNI is working with Alter Ego Creative Solutions to bring the CSE awareness raising play, Chelsea’s Choice, to Northern Ireland. Throughout April and into May 2015 the play will tour a number of post primary schools across the region.

5 Dec 2014

The SBNI Child Protection and Safeguarding Learning and Development Strategy 2014-2017 is being presented for a targeted consultation and Equality Screening.  Following the consultation process the Strategy will then be placed before the SBNI Board for final endorsement.

18 Nov 2014


18 November 2014

Publication of the Marshall Report – SBNI Statement

The Safeguarding Board (SBNI) welcomes the Marshall report and its potential to contribute to a holistic approach to increasing awareness and tackling the challenges of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) in NI.

11 Nov 2014

If you or someone you know has concerns about the issues raised in the Spotlight programme there are a range of organisations who can help. SBNI have put together a selection of these which can be accessssed here.

15 Oct 2014

From Thursday 16 October the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland will be located at

The Beeches

12 Hampton Manor Drive


County Antrim BT7 3EN

Tel no:      028 9064 4811

13 Oct 2014

As part of the first phase of the Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) “THE MORE YOU KNOW THE MORE YOU SEE” awareness campaign the area panels of the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (SBNI) will be hosting a number of workshop-style events over the coming months.

12 Oct 2014


12 October 2014

Positive parenting : good behaviour and how to encourage it

One of the world’s leading parenting experts, Dr Penelope Leach, will visit Belfast on Wednesday 15 October 2014 to offer local parents and childcare practitioners advice and guidance on positive parenting. The free event takes place from 7.00pm to 9.00pm at Stormont Hotel, Belfast.