Child Safeguarding: Camden


Visit the NCL Child Safeguarding topic page for regional/national information and resources, and for details of the Camden safeguarding professionals.

The Children and Families Contact Team (CFCT) is a single point of access providing advice and support for children and young people who are vulnerable and at risk.

See Downloads for a summary flowchart of what to do and who to contact if you suspect a child is experiencing abuse or neglect.

Eligibility Criteria


How to Refer


Referral methods: Email

If you need to make a child protection referral, contact the Children and Families Contact Service (CFCS). The team will transfer your referral to the multi-agency safeguarding hub (MASH), which includes Camden Council family services, social workers, Camden police and other health services.

t: 020 7974 3317 (out of hours t: 020 7974 4444)

See Downloads for more information about Camden MASH.

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General Services

Adult Safeguarding

Child Safeguarding

Community Services

Navigating Self-Care

Urgent & Emergency Care for Adults

Urgent & Emergency Care for Children

Review date: Wednesday, 12 July 2023