Contact someone for help
If you are at immediate risk of harm, or a crime or incident has taken place, contact the Police on 999
If a non-emergency phone 101
Our safeguarding lead is Cameron Wilson, if you have a concern, or require support and guidance please do not hesitate to contact Cameron.Wilson@cumberland.gov.uk
tel: 07423 797081.
Cumbria Safeguarding Hub
If you are worried that a child is at risk of harm please contact the relevant Safeguarding Hub based on locality:
Cumberland Safeguarding Hub
- Telephone Number - 0333 240 1727
- Email Address – email@example.com
Westmorland and Furness Safeguarding Hub
- Telephone Number - 0300 373 2724
- Email Address – firstname.lastname@example.org
See further information on how to refer a child on the Cumbria Safeguarding Childrens Partnership website here.
Childline is for children and young people. You can contact Childline about anything, they are here to support you and help you find ways to cope.
Go to childline.org.uk or contact 0800 1111
The Board leads adult safeguarding across Cumbria and works with organisations to ensure that they have effective safeguarding policies and procedures in place. It is important to work together in the best way possible to protect adults with care and support needs.
If you're worried about a child, or you work with children and need advice or information, call the NSPCC helpline on 0808 800 5000
Your Club Welfare Officer
All sports organisations should have a designated safeguarding or welfare officer, and they are the first point of contact if you have any concerns.