Concerned about a child?

There are a number of things you should do if you are worried a child may be suffering, or at risk of suffering harm. Prior to making a referral to Social Care it is advisable that you gather as much information as possible to support your concerns. This may involve speaking to other professionals involved with the family or in some circumstances speaking to the child or family themselves.

The below "what to do if you are worried about a child" document provides further support and advice. If, following guidance your concerns warrant a referral then you should complete the Multi-Agency Referral and Assessment Form and send it to the Contact Centre. Details of this can be found in Chapter 3 of the Safeguarding Procedures.

Manchester Contact Centre 

Telephone 0161 234 5001

Fax             0161 255 8266



Ku soo dhowaadaa Websiteka Guddigga Ilaalinta Caruurta ee Manchester MSCB (Manchester Safeguarding Children Board Website) MSCB waa urur sharci ah ee ujeeddadiisu weyn ay tahay isuduwidda iyo hubinta wax ku oolka shaqada ilaalinta iyo horumarinta daryeelka caruurta iyo dadka dhalinyarada ee da'dooda ka hooseeyso 18 jirka ee Manchester

Haddii aad qabto wax wel wel ah ee la xariiro ilmo, fadlan ka wac Xarunta Wicitaanka telefoonka: 0161 255-8250. lambarka fax waa 0161 255-8266. Waa in laga soo daba diraa foomka gudbinta wakaaladaha-dhowrka 48 saacadood gudahooda.

Related Documents:

MSCB Multi-agency Contact Form

MSCB Multi-agency Contact Form Guidance

What to do if you are worried a child is being abused - HM Government Practice Guidance