Edinburgh Child Protection Committee

The Edinburgh Child Protection Committee is a partnership between organisations which develops, improves and puts in place the child protection strategy in Edinburgh.

We make sure services are always improving and learning about how best to protect children. We  provide public information which helps keep children safe from harm. 


Members include senior staff from

  • the City of Edinburgh Council
  • NHS Lothian
  • Police Scotland
  • the voluntary sector and partner agencies

The current chair is Jackie Irvine, Chief Social Work Officer and Head of Safer and Stronger Communities


Download the committee’s constitution (PDF, 257 KB)
Download the child protection improvement plan (PDF, 552 KB)
Download our annual report for 2017/18 (PDF, 839 KB)

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