Skip to main contentAccessibility Statement

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline logo


c/o Weston House, 42 Curtain Road, Hackney, London
United Kingdom

Get directions

How to contact this service


If you have any concerns or suspicions about a child's safety, contact the free NSPCC helpline and speak to a counsellor. It's open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can choose to remain anonymous. The helpline can be contacted via phone, text, online, email and SignVideo. It provides:

  • support for adults who are worried about a child
  • advice for parents and carers
  • consultations with professionals
  • information about child protection and the NSPCC

The counsellor will listen to your concerns, offer advice and support, and can take action on your behalf if a child is in danger.

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) is a registered charity (no. 216401).

National Organisation
Age range
Suitable for ages from 0 to 99 years
Referral Route
No Referral Needed
Type of Service
Advice and Information Services
Eligibility Criteria
Open to Everyone
Provider Category
Universal Services - Suitable for Everyone
Special Needs
Suitable for Everyone

Publication on the Local Offer does not endorse a provider, so please take reasonable steps to ensure that any service found on the Local Offer is suitable for your family member. For more information please read our disclaimer.

Last updated 02 May 2023