Out of Hours Safeguarding

If you don’t feel safe or you have a concern about someone else the following contacts can offer support;

Darlington Local Safeguarding Children’s Board

www.darlington-safeguarding-partnership.co.uk

If you have a safeguarding concern, members of the public can ring 01325 406222 to speak to a member of the Business Support Team.

NSPCC

www.nspcc.org.uk

Helpline: 0808 800 5000

Email: help@nspcc.org.uk

 

ChildLine

www.childline.org.uk

Helpline: 0800 1111

Police

101

 

Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, talk to a counsellor online

www.thinkuknow.co.uk

 

Internet safety advice for Young People and Parents

www.papyrus-uk.org

PAPYRUS is the national UK charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide.

Text 0778620967

 

Children’s Front Door:

Email: childrensfrontdoor@darlington.gov.uk

Darlington: 01325 406222 – between 9 am and 5 pm.  Out of hours: 01642 524552

Other Areas:

North Yorkshire: 01609 780780 at all times

County Durham: 03000 267 979 at all times

 

Darlington and Durham Crisis Team 0191 441 5733

North Yorkshire Crisis Team 03000 132000, option 6

 

www.kooth.com which is an online counselling service for young people

How to sign up to Kooth

Kooth Letter to Parents March 2020

 

Rape & Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre provides expert support to survivors across Darlington and County Durham, has made the investment to ensure women in crisis or those who are struggling with the long-term impacts of sexual violence can access confidential assistance over the phone.

The new RSACC helpline number is 0300 222 5730 and is open from 10am – 2pm every Monday – Thursday.