SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN TRAINING
IF YOU ARE WORRIED ABOUT A CHILD
- If you have reason to believe that a child or young person is at immediate risk from harm contact the Police on 999 or Emergency Duty Team on 01905 768020
- If you have any concerns about a particular child or young person and feel that they may be in need of protection or safeguarding contact the Access Centre on 01905 768054
- If you feel that a family needs support to avoid their problems reaching a stage where their child’s welfare is being adversely affected, contact the Early Help Hub on 01905 822666 or click here for referral guidance.
- Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARACs) are regular local meetings where information about high risk domestic abuse victims (those at risk of murder or serious harm) is shared between local agencies. To make a referral, complete theMARAC referral form and send to the MARAC Co-Ordinator securely via nhs mailat firstname.lastname@example.org
‘Remember to consider safeguarding when dealing with parental issues such as domestic abuse, substance misuse or parental ill health: Think family’