Child protection social workers to be on alert during Olympics

October 2010
Community Care;10/21/2010, Issue 1840, p5
The article reports that a rapid response team of specialist social workers will be formed to deal with child protection issues during the London 2012 Olympic Games in England. Philip Ishola, a member of the Olympics subcommittee for the London Safeguarding Children Board, said the team would be available for any children, adults or agencies requiring support, in the Olympic Village 24/7. Information on past instances related to abuse in international games, are also listed.


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