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Safeguarding Support Services


Local Authority Safeguarding & Support

For local authority information surrounding safeguarding please visit the Pan-Dorset Safeguarding Partnerships website:


Local Early Help Services

For families and young people in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch:

Family Information Directory  – Information on all services available to families in BCP

UP in BCP  – Support and Advice for all young people 13-19 living in BCP

SUSSED – Advice centre: 1442A Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, BH10 7AS. See website for opening hours.

507– Advice Centre: 507 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH1 4AF. See website for opening hours.

NUMBER 18 – Advice Centre –  see website for opening hours  – Number 18, 18 Hill Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1NR.

Dorset Youth – Designed by young people for young people in the area

SSCT Young People – Dorset Police

Sarah’s Law (Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme) – Dorset Police

Local Authority Children’s Social Care:

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Safeguarding Advice (Children’s First Response Hub) 01202 123334

BCP Out of Hours Service: 01202 738256  Website:

Dorset Safeguarding Advice: 01305 228866

Dorset Out of Hours Service:  01305 228558

Always call 999 if you think a child is at immediate risk of significant harm.

To read Government guidance on safeguarding please visit their website


National Support Services