Public Protection Newsletters
International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on 31st of August each year. It is the world's largest annual campaign to end overdose, remember without stigma those who have died, and acknowledge the grief of the family and friends left behind.
Welcome to the first edition of the public protection partnership newsletter. The aim of this newsletter is to provide an outline of news and campaign events that may be of interest to those in the public protection arena a big thanks to all partners for their contributions!
The Children (Equal Protection from Assault) Act 2019 comes into force on 7 November 2020. This means that things such as smacking, hitting and slapping a child will be against the law.
Find out more about what's happening and the simple steps you can take to help prevent catching COVID-19 and spreading to others. For children under 7 you can also download the Covibook below.