Useful Safeguarding Links

There are many agencies, voluntary and community services available in Thurrock and nationally that support safeguarding children and young people.

 

To assist professionals, parents, carers, children and young people we have included a number of those contacts that may be able to assist and support you.

Please note that Thurrock LSCB does not endorse these sites and takes no responsibility for the contents therein. These links are given for information only.

  • Anti-Bullying Campaign
    020 7378 1446

    www.bullying.co.uk

  • Barnardo's
    01268 520224

    www.barnardos.org.uk

  • Brook Advisory Centre
    0800 018 5023

    www.brook.org.uk

  • Child Accident Prevention Trust
    020 7608 3828

    www.capt.org.uk

  • Commission for Racial Equality
    020 8648 0084

  • Eating Disorders Association
    01603 765050

    Family Friends of Lesbian and Gays (FFLAG)

  • 01454 852 418 (central helpline)
    www.fflag.org.uk

  • Family Planning Association (FPA)
    0845 310 1334

    www.fpa.org.uk

  • Kidscape
    020 7730 3300 (parents bullying helpline)

    www.kidscape.org.uk

  • Message Home
    0800 700 740

  • Missing Person Helpline
    0500 700 700 - 24 hours

  • National Council for One Parent Families
    020 7267 1361

    www.oneparentfamilies.org.uk

  • National Drugs Helpline
    0800 77 66 00 - 24 hour free advice

  • NHS Direct
    0845 4647

    www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

  • NSPCC
    0808 800 5000

    www.nspcc.org.uk
    Offers some helpful information for parents and carers on a range of issues, such as internet safety, protecting children at home and positive parenting tips.

  • OfSTED Complaint Line
    0845 601 4771

  • Parentline Plus
    0808 800 2222

    www.parentlineplus.org.uk

  • Police Community Safety Unit
    020 8649 3065

  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA)
    0121 248 2000

    www.rospa.co.uk

  • Support for Asian Women
    020 8687 2400

  • Women's Aid Federation
    08457 023 468 (national helpline)

  •  South Essex Rape & Incest Crisis Centre

              Support and Information

              01375 380609

              http://www.sericc.org.uk/



Worried about a child?

 

Contact the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

You can phone, or write.

if you believe it is urgent ring immediately:

 

Thurrock MASH 
Civic Offices

New Road, Grays,

Essex   

              RM17 6SL

 

  • 01375 652802

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  • Thurrock Council Emergency Duty Team (for out of hours)

 

  • 01375 372468

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  • Police Child Abuse Investigation Team
    CAll 101

or
Call 999 if you are concerned a child needs immediate protection

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