Education Welfare Service
Telephone: 0121 779 1737
The Education Welfare Service will work with a child/young person, parents/carers and schools when there is a concern about a child or young persons level of attendance at school.
Solihull Specialist Careers Service
Telephone: 0121 770 1861
Solihull Specialist Careers Service provides a specialist careers guidance support service for 16-18 year olds who are not in education, employment or training.
Solihull Youth Offending Services
Telephone: 0121 709 7000
The Youth Offending Service work with young people to reduce the risk of offending or re-offending.
Children's Social Work Services
You will have the contact details of your named Social Worker or if you want to talk to a Social Worker because you are concerned that your child is at risk of harm please contact:-
- Children’s Social Work Services
Telephone: 0121 788 4330
- Emergency Duty Team (for all out of office hour’s calls)
Telephone: 0121 605 6060
Solihull Family Information Service
West Midlands Police
If you are concerned that your child or any child is in immediate danger you should call 999.
For other concerns you should call 0345 113 5000
If your child goes missing from home and especially on a regular basis, please contact your local police station using the number above.
PACE - Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation
Telephone: 0113 240 3040
A support and information agency for parents. PACE works alongside parents and carers so that they can be come active agents in responding to sexual exploitation and abuse of their children.
MOSAC (Mothers of Sexually Abused Children)
Telephone: 0800 980 1958
A voluntary organisation supporting all non-abusing parents and carers whose children have been sexually abused.
Telephone: 0808 800 5000
A free helpline for those who are worried about a child. Trained staff will help you take action, or may take action to keep a child safe.
Telephone: 0300 303 1977
Victim Support is the national charity giving free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else affected across England and Wales.
Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre
CEOP is the UK’s national policy agency for dealing with child protection, particularly tackling offenders who use online technology to abuse children.
If you are worried about someone’s towards a child online or through technology, you can report this at www.ceop.police.uk.
Visit: www.parentsprotect.co.uk/internet_safety.htm (For information about keeping children safe online)
Visit: www.parentsprotect.co.uk/online_grooming.htm (For information about grooming on the internet)
A dedicated child sexual abuse prevention and awareness website to help caring adults to do just this.
Barnardos - Cut Them Free Campaign
Barnardo’s are running a campaign about child sexual exploitation. This includes advice for parents and also leaflets for parents and young people.
Solihull Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)
Solihull LSCB has identified child sexual exploitation as an important area of work. It has produced some helpful information to help parents and carers sport child sexual exploitation.
Online Safety – Support Directory
Access to numerous links related to individuals health and wellbeing when using the internet.