Safeguarding Children: Promoting Welfare-Preventing Harm
- 08:30 - 15:45
- Manchester Conference Centre
Cassy Harrison has joined the Independent Inquiry Child Sexual
Abuse (IICSA) as the Deputy Lead Safeguarding Officer. She
qualified as a Social Worker in 2002 and prior to working at the
Inquiry has undertaken a number of safeguarding roles both
within the Statutory and Voluntary sectors, including working as
an Independent Reviewing Officer, Child Protection Conference
Chair and Local Authority Designated Officer. Laterly Cassy
worked for the NSPCC as a Consultant Social Worker advising
on safeguarding practice, quality assurance and inspection work.
Cassy is passionate about the work of the Inquiry and how her
role can support IICSA to meets it purpose to ensure that
children get the care and protection from sexual abuse that they
need and deserve, now and in the future.