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Abuse and safeguarding children

Report child abuse

For members of the public - find out about the different types of child abuse and how to tell us if you think a child is being abused.

Safeguarding concern

For professionals - details of how to make a safeguarding referral if you're worried a child may be harmed or neglected.


The South Tees Safeguarding Children Partnership (STSCP) website includes guidance for professionals.


Details about groups and campaigns working to tackle the problem of vulnerable, exploited, missing, trafficked children.