Child protection and safeguarding
Referrals to Wandsworth's Initial Point of Contact (IPOC)
If you believe there is an immediate need for a safeguarding response, or want to assess whether a safeguarding referral is appropriate, call the Initial Point of Contact (IPOC):
- Call 020 8871 6622 (9am to 5pm)
- Out of hours: 020 8871 6000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are a professional
Make a ‘safeguarding referral’ to the Initial Point of Contact using the Early Help Assessment form.
If you are a member of the public
Download a leaflet with information on what to do if you're worried about a child (WSCB website). If you have any immediate concerns about a child, contact IPOC using the details below.
Contact detailsInitial Point of Contact, Front Door
Family and Community Service
Children's Social Care, Children Services
2nd Floor Town Hall Extension
Wandsworth High Street
- The reception is open to the public 9.30am to 4.30pm
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