Safeguarding Children

 If You Are Worried About a Child

Worcestershire Safeguarding Children Board (WSCB)

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.

Are you worried about a child or an adult who works with children?

Who can you contact?

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

Important changes to the Worcestershire inter-agency safeguarding children procedures

With effect from 1 April 2017 Worcestershire Safeguarding Children Board’s inter-agency safeguarding children procedures will be shared within a consortium of ten local safeguarding children boards from across the West Midlands. Read more

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