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SwindonSafeguarding Children Board Procedures Manual

Reporting Concerns

If you are concerned about a child's welfare or worried they are being abused, you can make a referral to Swindon Family Contact Point:

Tel: 01793 466 903.

Email: FCP-GCSX@swindon.gcsx.gov.uk

Out of Hours/Weekends please contact the Emergency Duty Service (out of hours) 01793 436699.

The Interagency Referral Form can also be used to share information with your local office. More information on how to make a referral can be found here.

If you are unsure the Swindon LSCB Procedures Manual will be able to help guide you or the Threshold Guidance which 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

What to do if you’re worried a child is being abused: Advice for practitioners.