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Safeguarding and social care referral information for professionals

Kensington Early Help Team (child/young person)

If you are worried that a child or young person is at immediate risk, please contact the assessment and access team immediately at:

Tel: 020 7361 3013 

Out of Hours - Emergency Duty Team 5pm – 9am and weekends on  020 7373 2227

Email: [email protected]

Note: If you feel urgent action is needed contact the police on 999

Please access here the 'Early Help Model of Support' guide. 

If you have concerns about a child or a young person you should get in contact with the Early Help team:

Tel: 020 7598 4601 or 020 7361 4129

Email: [email protected]

Alternatively, please complete the referral form below:

'Early Help Referral Form' and return it to the Early Help department:

Email: [email protected]

Post: Early Help Service 2-4 Malton Road, London, W10 5UP

For more information, you can also visit the Family Safety and Social Care section in the Family Information Service directory.

Kensington and Chelsea Adult Social Services Team

Email: [email protected]

9am–5pm weekdays on 0207 361 3013

Or outside of these times the Emergency Duty Team on 0207 373 2227

Referral Form

Westminster Access to Children Services Team (child /young person)

If you are a parent, carer or professional and have immediate concerns about the safety of a child or young person you should get in contact straight away by calling the Access to Children's Services team: 

Tel: 020 7641 4000 9am–5pm weekdays  

Emergency Duty Team on 020 7641 2388 (outside of these times the above hours)

Email: [email protected]  

MAARF: Referral form

Westminster Social Services Team:

Tel: 0207 641 2500

Text 07944 521615

Email [email protected]

Other useful contacts:

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Emergency police: 999

Non-emergency police: 101

Government helpline for extremism concerns: 020 7340 7264


Last Updated 03/12/2020

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