Important Contact Details
You can report a concern to the school or contact one of the following
|Safeguarding Lead – Cathryn Fyfe||Mobile numbers available from the school office|
|Deputy Safeguarding Leads – Emlyn Humphries and Nikki Savage (EYFS)|
|Children and Families Operations Hub
(Essex County Council)
For immediate concerns & the consultation line.
|0345 603 7627
Essex House, 200 the Crescent, Colchester Business park, Colchester, CO4 9YQ
If you are concerned that a child or young person is being harmed or neglected or is at risk of this you should complete a Family Operations Request for Services (FORS) form and email it securely to FOH@essex.gcsx.gov.uk
|Essex Social Care:
Out of hours number
|Telephone: 0345 606 1212
Where a situation is urgent and cannot wait until the next working day:
Monday to Thursday 5.30pm – 9am
Friday and bank holidays 4.30pm – 9am
Child Protection Team
How to contact the Triage Team
(Child or Adult)
|101 – not for emergencies
01245 491491 ext. 54207
If there is an immediate threat to life or safety, Essex Police should be contacted on 999.
Urgent response to a referral is required – no immediate threat to life or safety:
Between the hours of 08:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday – Contact the Triage Team directly by telephone: 101, ext. 180022 or 180043.
Outside of the above hours – Contact the relevant Geographical Child Abuse Investigation Team (CAIT) via the Essex Police Force Control room.
Non-Urgent response to a referral required – It is requested that the referral be in writing.
Email the Triage Team at OC.email@example.com
Clare Martinez, Chelmsford firstname.lastname@example.org CYP Maldon &Chelmsford
Andy Holmes, Braintree email@example.com CYP Braintree & Uttlesford
Gemma Sunderland, Harlow firstname.lastname@example.org CYP Harlow
|Hertfordshire Children, Schools & Families (including out of hours)
Targeted Advice Service
|0300 123 4043|
Child Abuse Investigation Unit
|NSPCC Helpline for concerned adults||0808 800 5000|
|Child Protection Advisory Service (CCPAS)||PO Box 133, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7UQ. Telephone 0845 120 4550.
|LADO||03330 139 797|
|FGM Government helpline||0800 028 3550|
|Children Missing Education (CMESO)
Telephone: 0845 603 7627
Post: Children Missing from Education Schools, Children and Families Directorate Education Welfare Service E2, Core 4, County Hall, Chelmsford CM1 1QH
|Missing Children and Child Employment Services||Julie Weddell, County Manager, Education
Telephone: 033301 31089
|Anti – terrorism Hotline||0800 789 321|
|Prevent Helpline||020 7340 7264|
|Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Services (EWMHS)||0300 300 1600|