Safeguarding Children

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.

If you have any concerns about a particular child or young person and feel that they may be in need of protection or safeguarding, then please contact the Family Front Door on 01905 822666 from Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm.

For assistance out of office hours (5:00pm to 8:30 am weekdays and all day at weekends and bank holidays) please contact the Emergency Duty Team (EDT) 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, then please contact the Family Front Door.

Are you a professional who has a concern about a child?

Find out more information

Read more about making referrals including links to the Levels of Need Document (Threshold Guidance).

Bookings now being taken for CSE Information Briefing Sessions

Meet the CSE Coordinators and update your knowledge of Worcestershire's response to child sexual exploitation.

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About the Safeguarding Children Board

Worcestershire Safeguarding Children Board (WSCB)
The board has a wide range of responsibilities, including the development and review of procedures to protect children; the provision of training for staff and volunteers who work with children; reviewing the death of all children to find out what lessons can be learnt to safeguard other children and raising public awareness of safeguarding. Read more

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