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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:

Remember, your call could mean the start of getting the right help to a family and may even save a child's life.


During the hours 8.30am to 5pm from Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday call the Integrated Access and Referral Team on 0300 123 7047.
During the hours 4.30 pm to 8.30 am from Monday to Thursday, from 4pm on Friday and 24 hours at weekends and bank holidays call the Emergency Duty Team (out of hours) on 01244 977277.

Professional referrals

If you are a professional or practitioner please use the form below.

Further information

Office hours

Our office hours are 8.30am-5pm, Monday - Thursday and 8.30am - 4.30pm on Friday.

You can contact us between 4.30pm and 8.30am Monday - Thursday and from 4pm on Friday. Also 24 hours weekends and bank holidays .

Cheshire Police

Local Safeguarding Children's Board

Further information can also be found on the Local Safeguarding Children's Board website.

Together, we can tackle child abuse

The Council is supporting the national 'Together, we can tackle child abuse' campaign which has been launched by the Department for Education - further information about the campaign is availabe below.

Information is also available from the websites below.