Overview of the service
This service has a comprehensive overview of the most vulnerable children within the community and uses the skills of our Looked After Children’s Nurses, Safeguarding Specialist Nursing and our Domestic Violence Specialist.
The children’s safeguarding service is funded by Sutton Clinical Commissioning Group.
Objective of the service
The main aim of the service is to ensure that the organisation fulfils its duties under the Children's Act 2004 to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children and families.
Who is part of the team?
- Named nurse
- Specialist safeguarding nurses
- Specialist nurses for children
- Team administrators
- All children who have a safeguarding concern are referred to this team.
- There is no specific exclusion criteria for Safeguarding Services.
- 0-18 years and families
How to refer
Tel: 020 8669 1727
Is patient self-referral available?
Yes, by presentation at a local child health clinic.
Is transport provided?
No, transport is unfortunately not provided.
Are home visits available?