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Safeguarding Children in the Rochdale Borough

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Find Board Information, Procedures and SCR reports.

For Parents & carers

Find information on a range of topics including where you can go for help and support.

For Children & Young People

Find information about keeping yourself safe including where to go if you need help or are worried about a friend.


Are you a Parent, Carer or Grandparent?

School Summer Holidays 2018 –

Keeping your Child safe  

Safe After School Campaign  

Choosing a club or other summer activity?

We all know that summer clubs and activities offer great ways to keep children and young people entertained during the school holidays...but with so many stories in the media about inappropriate behaviour, abuse and can we as parents be certain that our kids will be happy and protected?

It's essential that all parents ask the right questions and understand the safeguards that every provider should have in place.

Always make sure that you ask the questions below.

For more information about the Safe After School campaign, please click here


Worried about a child?

Are you concerned that a child has or is suffering harm, neglect or abuse?

Please call 0300 303 0440 to speak to someone in Rochdale’s Children’s Social Care about your concerns.

If you feel a child or young person is in immediate danger please contact the police on 999

Alternatively you can contact the NSPCC 24/7 on 0808 800 5000

The DfE has published the following guidance on what to do if you're worried about a child.

What to do if you are worried a child is being abused

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