Concerned about a child

How to get in touch if you think a child is being harmed, abused or neglected

Safeguarding children

If you think a child or young person under the age of 18 has been, or is being harmed, abused or neglected, contact the Children's Services team. Don't ignore it.

0300 555 1384

Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5pm
Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

0300 555 1373

Out of hours


If it is an emergency and a child is in imminent danger

Phone the police on 999

Or call 101 if the danger is less urgent.