Reporting Safeguarding Concerns
If you have any safeguarding concerns, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the school’s safeguarding team:
Lincolnshire County Council - https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/safeguarding/report-concern
If you have urgent concerns for a child, or suspect that a child has been abused in any way, you can also report a safeguarding concern to Lincolnshire County Council Children’s Safeguarding by calling 01522 782111 (if you are a member of the public).
If you require an urgent response outside of working hours, please call 01522 782333. In an emergency, call 999.
Other sources of help:
Comforts, advises and protects children 24 hours a day and offers free confidential counselling.
Phone 0800 1111 (24 hours) Chat 1-2-1 with a counsellor online
Is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people, accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop and free to access.
Young minds www.youngminds.org.uk
Advice and information about young people’s mental health including information on CAMHS and what the next steps to seeking support are.
24 hour confidential listening and support for anyone who needs it. (Adults included.) Phone 116 123 (24 hours) Information and support for mental health issues
provides a range of advice and support about self harm, people who self harm, their friends and families. Phone 0115 934 8445
The UK's eating disorder charity. They have online support groups and a helpline for anyone under 18. Phone 0345 634 7650 (4pm – 10pm 365 days a year) Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Mix www.themix.org.uk
Information, support and listening on everything for young people. Phone 0808 808 4994 (24 hours), get lots of support online
Drugs and alcohol Frank www.talktofrank.com
Confidential information and advice about drugs and substance abuse, whether it's for you or someone else. 0800 7766 00 (24 hours, won't show up on your phone bill)
NSPCC stands for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children – the website has a range of support for Parents/Carers. Phone 0808 800 5000 - main NSPCC helpline (call if you're worried about a child, if you need more information inc child trafficking advice)