Slough Safeguarding Children

Are you a child or young person?

children and young people

Children and young people may be hurt by an adult or another young person in many ways. Abuse can be:

  • Physical
  • Emotional
  • Sexual
  • Neglect

If something is worrying you or making you scared, it is important to talk to someone you trust so you can get help. If you don't know who to turn to, or want to speak to someone that doesn't know you, there are people that can help:

If you are in danger call the police on 999

Or you can speak to a social worker in Slough on 01753 875362  

Call Childline on  0800 1111

What is the LSCB and what do we do for children and young people?

Slough Local Safeguarding Children's Board (LSCB) is a group of professionals - like teachers, doctors, nurses, social workers, probation - who are responsible for working together to ensure children and young people are kept safe.

To find out more about how agencies working with children and young people should work together, see the Young Person's Guide to Working Together.

Useful Links

Call First Contact on 01753 690450 if you are concerned about a child.

Everyone has a duty to keep children safe. If you have concerns about a child's welfare or suspect that a child is being neglected or abused, report it.