Child Protection

What to do if you are concerned about a child?

If you are concerned that a child is being abused or neglected, or that they may be at risk of harm, you should contact:

Contact Times Available Telephone Number
 First Contact Team

Mon-Thurs: 9am-5.30pm

Friday: 9am-4.30pm 

 01702 215007
 Emergency Duty Team  Out of hours, 365 days a year  0345 606 1212
 NSPCC Child  Protection  Helpline    0808 800 5000
 Police    999
 Childline    0800 1111 (Free)


For more information on how we work to protect the children of Southend, please see the LSCB website.

Page last updated: 17/05/2017