Safeguarding children in the East Riding

In focus:

Effective Support for Children, Young People & their Families in the East Riding of Yorkshire
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Who we are

The East Riding Safeguarding Children Partnership (ERSCP) oversees and co-ordinates all of the work undertaken within the East Riding to keep children safe. It is a partnership between the East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Humberside Police and the NHS Humber and North Yorkshire Integrated Care Board working alongside other relevant agencies. Read more about the ERSCP.

Who we are here for:

Parents, carers and family

Information and resources for parent, carers, neighbours or anyone in contact with children and families who may at times have concerns about the welfare of a child. Visit Parents, carers and family

Practitioners and professionals

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children depends on effective joint working between agencies and professionals that have different roles and expertise. Visit Practitioners and professionals

Children and young people

If you or someone you know is being treated in a way that makes you feel scared or unsafe, or you feel very alone or unhappy, tell someone about it so they can try to help you. Visit Children and young people

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Procedures and Guidance
Attending core groups

Reporting concerns

If a child is suffering abuse and requires urgent attention because of immediate danger, call the Police on 999

If you need to make a safeguarding contact about a child or young person who is at risk of harm, abuse or neglect or who has significant vulnerabilities they should be referred to Children’s Safeguarding Hub.

During office hours

During office hours (Monday to Thursday 08.30am and 5pm, Friday 8.30 am-4.30pm), you can contact SAPH by telephone on:

Call 01482 395500
Outside office hours

Outside of office hours, please contact the emergency duty team:

Call 01482 393939


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