Surrey Youth Focus

CEO Blog

Dave Hill

Surrey Youth Focus is tremendously saddened by the death of Dave Hill CBE, Executive Director of Children, Lifelong Learning and Culture at Surrey County Council. This is a tribute from our CEO, Cate Newnes-Smith.

Featured Charity

Sight for Surrey supports children and young people who have a vision impairment, or are deafblind and potentially with other complex needs.

As a strategic partner of Surrey County Council they deliver habilitation and life skills training. This is enhanced and supplemented by our charitably funded family support services and comprehensive programme of events for children and young people. These programmes provide life-enhancing experiences which help children and young people develop skills and the ability to suceed...

News & Events

Safeguarding in Lockdown

Lockdown and the ensuing social distancing due to COVID-19 means that very rapidly we are needing to learn how to interact in different ways. Many of you are supporting children and young people through 1:1 and group work and therefore there is a need to adapt to using telephone, text, email and/or video conferencing.

With that in mind we have collated different examples of guidance from national and local sources that you can access in order to assist you in developing your own codes of conduct. These are living documents and we will update as appropriate.


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