Abusive Head Trauma – ICON professionals campaign launch

The Hampshire Safeguarding Children Board are pleased to announce the launch of ICON which is a multi agency response to Abusive Head Trauma in infants.


ICON stands for;

I Infant crying is normal

C Comfort methods can sometimes soothe the baby

O It’s OK to walk away if you have checked the baby is safe and the crying is getting to you

N Never ever shake or hurt a baby


Following a number of Serious Case Reviews in Hampshire they have collaborated with national experts and parents to develop a programme of intervention aimed at educating parents on how to cope with a crying baby,  and handle a baby safely.  Launch events are taking place on the 17 September 2018 at the Ashburton Hall, EII, Winchester, SO23 8UG


10.00-12.00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hscb-abusive-head-trauma-launch-tickets-43648615183

13.30-15.30 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/copy-of-hscb-abusive-head-trauma-launch-tickets-43648740558

19.00-21.00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/copy-of-copy-of-hscb-abusive-head-trauma-launch-tickets-43648759615