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

How to report


If you're worried that a child is being abused or neglected:

Call the Children and Families Hub on 0345 603 7627.


Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) should be informed if you any have concerns where it is believed that a person working with children has;



Essex duty LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer)
Telephone: 03330 139 797


Essex Police Information Sharing Form

If you have concerns about any suspicious exploitation activity outside of your venue you can use the Essex Police Partner Intel Form.