Safeguarding at OBS
Please see our Safeguarding Policy, last updated January 2023
OBS Designated Safeguarding Leads
Catriana McKie, Designated Safeguarding Lead
Mobile: 0752 6116980
Ashvina Segaran, Designated Safeguarding Trustee
Mobile: 07919 596238
For immediate safeguarding concerns
If an immediate response from Children’s Social Care is necessary, call the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH): 0345 050 7666.
If you have an urgent concern for a child call 999 or 101.
If there is an immediate concern out of hours
Emergency Duty Team (EDT): 0800 833 408
To make a No Names Consultation (NNC)
Locality and Community Support Service (LCSS): 0345 050 7666
Please note this is now the same number as for MASH. Practitioners will be put through to the Customer Services Team where they can opt for either a No Names Consultation (NNC) or to refer a child for a social care assessment, opt for the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH).
For other non-immediate safeguarding concerns talk to one of the local LCSS Teams.
North Oxfordshire: 0345 241 2703
Central Oxfordshire: 0345 241 2705
South Oxfordshire: 0345 241 2608
To report a concern about another practitioner
Contact the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO): 01865 810603
Last updated September 2023