Welcome to the City of London & Hackney Safeguarding Children Board

The CHSCB is being replaced. Pending implementation of the new City & Hackney Safeguarding Partnership, we are currently working to transitional statutory guidance.

The details of our arrangements were published on 26 June 2019 and can found here.

Seen, Heard & Helped?

The CHSCB is here to make a real difference to safeguard & promote the welfare of children & young people in the City of London & Hackney. Click here to read more about us.


Worried About a Child?

Please contact;

Hackney First Access Screening Team (FAST)

0208 356 5500


City of London Children & Families Team

0207 332 3621


For out of hours (5pm – 9am), please contact the Emergency Duty Team

0208 356 2710


For non-recent (historical) abuse please contact the numbers above and/ or the Police.

Worried about Exploitation? Call the NSPCC Exploitation Helpline

0808 800 5000