How to Report a Safeguarding Concern

f you think a child or young person under the age of 18 years is being abused or neglected, please inform Buckinghamshire County Council’s First Response Team or the police.

Telephone: 0845 4600001
Local Rate: 01296 383962


The First Response Team has a 24-hour emergency number for calls outside office hours: 0800 999 7677

Please note, if your concern relates to an allegation against a member of staff within the children’s workforce, contact the LADO ( Local Authority Designated Officer ) – 01296 382070.

Children & Young People

If you are worried about calling, you could ask a responsible adult, such as a teacher, to help you or you could speak to someone in confidence by phoning ChildLine on 0800 1111. This service is free at any time.

To report anything concerning which may have happened while you, or someone you know, was surfing online please click on the link below:

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)