Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser
Charles works on a part-time basis checking both emails and phone calls at least daily. If he is unavailable and you believe a child be at immediate risk, you must contact Cumbria Children's Services using the 24 hour number (0333 240 1727) or the police.
T: 07458 016884
Urgent concerns about vulnerable adults should be referred to your local District Adult Social Care office (details available on the Cumbria County Council website) or the Emergency Duty Team: 01228 526690 out of normal office hours.
From 6 January, 2020, the contact numbers for the (Children's) Early Help Team and the Local Authority Designate Officer (LADO) have changed. Early Help and LADO Contact details are available here.
Charles is also happy to answer other questions and provide advice relating to these issues or policies.