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Make a safeguarding referral

Make a safeguarding referral

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What you must do

Make a referral online

You must complete your referral online within 24 hours.

Complete the safeguarding referral form (MARF)

Discuss your concerns

You can also telephone to discuss your concerns. We can help you decide if you need to make a referral.

If the child has a social worker

If you know the child's social worker, contact them to discuss your concerns.

If the child is not known to children's services

Contact the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) to discuss your concerns.

Telephone: 01709 336080

Further help and support

To make sure a referral is the right action, please check the: