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NSPCC Child Protection Helpline

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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
For people with
Suitable for Everyone
Eligibility criteria
Open to Everyone
Provider category
Universal Services - Suitable for Everyone


c/o Weston House, 42 Curtain Road
United Kingdom


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Last updated 22 March 2024