Concerned about a child or young person? Call 0345 603 7627

Request support or raise a concern for a child


The Essex Safeguarding Children Board is not an operational team and cannot take referrals, access information or provide any other information about children and families in Essex. To raise a request or report a concern please follow the instructions below.



For members of the public:





For those working or volunteering with children and families please ensure you are requesting the correct level of support.





The Children and Families Hub continue to offer a consultation line for professionals providing advice and guidance. This can be accessed by calling 0345 603 7627 and asking for the 'Consultation Line'.