Important Contacts

If a child protection issue occurs or if you would just like to check a section of your policy or procedure, please use the appropriate contact below.

Child Protection in Sport Unit
Telephone: 0116 234 727/7280

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
Telephone:0800 800 500

Sports Coach UK
Telephone: 0113 274 4802

ChildLine
Telephone: 0800 1111

Child Safe
Telephone: 01275 816131

Worcestershire Safeguarding Children Board
Telephone: 01905 752803

National Governing Bodies of Sport - Child Protection Units

Athletics Basketball
Tony Gardner- 0121 452 1500 Graham Jones- 0113 2900 804
Cricket Football
Rebecca Ledingham - 020 7432 1174 Help Line - 020 7745 4909
Hockey Netball
Mike Joyce - 01908 544612 Jill Burman - 01462 442344
Rugby Swimming
Steve Farr - 020 8831 7479 Swimline - 0808 100 4001
Tennis  
Mark Williams-Thomas - 020 7381 7008  

If you are worried about a child or a vulnerable adult you can contact:

Worcestershire Designated Safeguarding Officer

Jon Hancock/ Peter Morris

Telephone: 01905 752800

Children's and Adults Protection Services:

Telephone: 0845 607 2000 (Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm)
Emergency Duty Team: 01905 768020 (Out of hours)
Email: socialcare@worcestershire.gov.uk

Minicom: 01905 768052
Text: 07939 572 850
Postal: Social Care, PO Box 585, Worcester, WR4 4AD
 
West Mercia Police: 08457 444888
 
Adult & Community Services - Adult Protection:
Access Centre Professionals: 01905 768053
Access Centre Service users: 0845 6072000
Duty line (9.00am – 1.00pm): 01905 822613/4