In March of this year Merton Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) approved its strategy (attached) on preventing Female Genital Mutilation.  The Board remains committed to preventing this harmful practice.  In order to increase professional and community awareness of this issue the MSCB have produced the below leaflets to support professional awareness and interventions in cases of FGM. 

Female Genital Mutilation Information Booklet

Female Genital Mutilation Booklet For Professionals & Families

 

For more information on our child proctection & safeguarding procedures please refer to our policy page.