Report a concern about a child
If you have a concern about a child you can report it here. You should contact us if you feel that:
- A child needs protection (if you feel that a child is suffering harm, neglect, or abuse, we can investigate and act to protect the child.
- A family is under stress: we can offer support and advice and help families access support from other services.
- A child is seriously ill or disabled: we can arrange an assessment of the child’s and families needs and provide support.
Remember, your call could mean the start of getting the right help to a family and may even save a child's life.
Where to find help
Our office hours are 8.30am-5pm, Monday - Thursday and 8.30am - 4.30pm on Friday.
- Telephone: 01606 275 099
Out of hours
You can contact us between 4.30pm and 8.30am Monday - Thursday and from 4pm on Friday. Also 24 hours weekends and bank holidays .
- Telephone: 01244 977 277
- Telephone: 0845 458 000 (999 in an emergency)
If you are a professional or practitioner please use the form below.
To find out what we are doing in Cheshire West and Chester to protect children and improve their wellbeing visit the Local Safeguarding Children Board website.