If you are concerned about a child's welfare or worried they are being abused, you can make a referral to The Contact and Referral Team.
Contact and Referral Service
Tel: (office hours): 0191 424 5010
Tel: (out of office hours): 0191 456 2093
The Multi-Agency Threshold Guidance tells you which types of services a family may need to get support.
Alternatively you can call ChildLine for advice on 0800 1111 or email them by visiting www.childline.org.uk.RELEVANT DOCUMENTS