If a serious safeguarding or child protection situation occurs outside of college hours regarding your child, and where it is not possible to contact a safeguarding lead, please follow the steps below and then contact the DSL or a Deputy as soon as possible.
If they are at imminent/significant risk of harm/immediate danger you should call 999 in the first instance (for police and/or ambulance).
Anyone can make a referral to Children’s Services. If you decide to call them, they will want to know:
- Full name of the child
- Date of birth
- Telephone number for the child and numbers for significant adults (e.g. parents/guardians)
- Names and dates of birth of any siblings and the school they attend (if possible and relevant)
Telephone: 0300 555 0050
Emergency out-of-hours: 0300 555 8574
0121 569 3100 (out of office hours is the same number)
Telephone: 0121 303 1888
Emergency out-of-hours: 0121 675 4806
Telephone: 01902 555392
Emergency out-of-hours: 01902 552999
Telephone: 0345 678 9021
Emergency out-of-hours: 0345 6789040
Telephone: 0800 1313 126
Emergency out of hours: 0345 604 2886
Telephone: 01905 822666
Emergency out of hours: 01905 768020.
If you are concerned about a child who does not attend this college, you can contact the NSPCC via firstname.lastname@example.org or 0808 800 5000