Report a concern about a child

If you are being abused or you are worried that a child/young person is at risk harm or abuse, contact Wandsworth’s  Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

  • Telephone: 020 8871 6622
  • Telephone outside of normal office hours (after 5pm weekdays or on weekends): 020 8871 6000
  • Email:

Wandsworth MASH
Family and Community Service
Children's Social Care, Children Services
2nd Floor Town Hall Extension
Wandsworth High Street
SW18 2PU

The reception is open to the public 9.30am to 4.30pm.

In an emergency contact the Police by calling 999.

You could also call the NSPCC Freephone Child Protection Helpline on 0808 800 5000.

If you are being abused

If someone is harming you there are lots of places you can get help, such as the NSPCC. If something is worrying or making you scared it's important to talk to someone you trust. You can contact MASH for help or advice.

If you are a member of the public

If you have any immediate concerns about a child, contact MASH directly.

If you are a professional

If you believe there is an immediate need for a safeguarding response or want to assess whether a safeguarding referral is appropriate, get in touch with MASH.

Make a safeguarding referral to the MASH using the online Multi-Agency Referral form.

Further information

The Wandsworth Safeguarding Children Partnership also provides guidance and resources about child protection.