The staff of the GSCE Safeguarding Support Unit office at Shire Hall are currently working at home so please communicate by email in the first instance -

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If you are worried or concerned about anyone under 18 who you think is being abused or neglected, or that a child and their family need help and support, please contact The Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

Opening hours: 9am - 5pm

01452 42 6565 Option 3  



Professionals need to make referrals to the MASH for Children's Services by completing a MARF on the Liquid Logic portal

Out of office hours

Outside of office hours, you should contact the Emergency Duty Team (EDT) or, if you have concerns about the immediate safety of the child or you believe a serious criminal offence has been committed please contact the Police at any time on 101.

01452 61 4194

To report a concern about a professional working with children (Allegations Management)



Nigel Hatten, LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer)

01452 42 6994

Tracy Brooks, Allegations Management Co-Ordinator

Jenny Kadodia, Allegations Management Co-Ordinator


01452 42 6320

Safeguarding Training 

For questions about Multi-agency & single-agency training courses contact the Adult Education Team 

01452 58 3863

For specific training advice or queries contact Izzy Dougan, Safeguarding Practice Development Manager

01452 58 3621

More information

To understand the procedures involved once a concern has been raised please read our Child Protection Procedures 


Gloucestershire Child Protection Procedures

For local information about different types of violence and abuse and how to protect against it with links to local, practical support and help 

Gloucestershire Take a Stand Website

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