Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults Contact Details

24 hour protection line for children and vulnerable adults: 0345 603 7634

Essex Safeguarding Children Board: http://www.escb.co.uk/

Essex County Council: 0345 603 7627

Emergency DutyTeam:  initialresponseteam@essex.gcsx.gov.uk

Helpline: 0345 603 7634

For children:

Daytime help:-
Monday to Thursday 9.00am – 5.30pm
Fridays & Bank Holidays 9.00am – 5.30pm
Telephone: 0345 603 7634
E-mail: initialresponseteam@essex.gcsx.gov.uk
Night-time help:-
Monday to Thursday 5.30pm – 9.00am
Friday & Bank Holidays 4.30pm – 9.00am
Telephone: 0345 606 1212
E-mail: initialresponseteam@essex.gcsx.gov.uk

Child Protection Concern Contact Numbers:

First Contact Team for practitioners based in Southend (Mon to Thurs 9am – 5:30pm and Fri 9am – 4:30pm)  – 01702 215007

Initial Response Team for practitioners based in Thurrock: 01375 652802 or 01375 652634

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline – 0808 800 5000

Childline – 0800 1111 (Free)

NE Essex:-

NEE Safeguarding Children Contact list – updated 2/6/2016

Jane Whitington
Safeguarding Adults Lead
NHS North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
Primary Care Centre, Turner Rd
Colchester, CO4 5JR

Tel No: 01206 286885
Mob No: 07580904778
e-mail: jane.whitington@nhs.net

Mon/Tues – 9-5.30pm
Wed- 8-3pm
Thurs/Fri- 9-3pm

Telephone for help and advice: 01206 286785

NEECCG.Safeguarding@nhs.net

Essex Social Care direct telephone:  0845 603 7630