Child Safety Week Information

Child Safety Week is the flagship annual campaign run by the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT). The aim of the week is to raise awareness of things in and around the house that could cause serious injury to children and young people.


Gloucestershire CDOP (GSCE) along with partner agencies fully supported the campaign and posted a daily newsletter on different themes throughout the week to help families and communities keep children safe throughout lockdown and beyond.


Burns & Scalding - Monday 1st June

Poisoning - Tuesday 2nd June

Head Injuries - Wednesday 3rd June

ICON - Thursday 4th June

Drowning - Friday 5th June

If you want to know more...

For more information on CAPT:

If you require any further advice and information for families with children for all ages including mental heath, family wellbeing and support please visit,


If you child is unwell or ill the NHS is still here for you. Search asapglos online.


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