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

Requests for support


Professionals should access the SET Partnership CE Pathway for guidance on routes to support. This includes details on making a referral to Social Care, the Police, reporting intelligence to Police and accessing Essex services for families from the Directory of Services.


If you are a parent/carer and you are worried your child is not safe, they are being harmed, they may be a victim of exploitation, then check out the signs here, get in touch with professionals who can help you and your child.


Support services for children and families


The Children’s Society – C.A.R.E programme 

Essex Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Service 

Missing People 

Reach Every Generation  

Active Essex - Essex Sport and Youth Crime Prevention Project & Local Delivery Projects

British Transport Police – Text line 61016 & Railway Guardian App

NSPCC Report Remove online tool 

Parents Against Child Exploitation (PACE)