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Safeguarding children

The Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) for Hammersmith& Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster. The safeguarding of children is everyone's responsibility, and the LSCB website contains in depth information for:

  • Children and young people
  • Parents, carers and the public
  • professionals and volunteers

The LSCB site also lists training and resources available including e-Learning and Training for Schools.

If you have any concerns regarding the welfare of a child, please contact the access team on 020 7641 4000 or accesstochildrensservices@westminster.gov.uk (outside of these times the Emergency Duty team on 020 7641 6000 or call the police on 999).

More information and guidance on how to keep your child safe from harm can be found on the following sections:


Royal Society for
the Prevention of Accidents


Fire safety


Accident prevention


Online safety


Is my child ready to be home alone?



Last Updated 22/09/2022

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