Contact Details

Worried about a child?

If you think a child in Kirklees is being abused or mistreated or you have concerns about a child's well-being you should call and speak to someone at one of the following numbers:

During office hours - Call the Duty and Advice team on 01484 456 848 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm).

Out of office hours - If the issue can't wait until the next working day please contact the Children's Emergency Duty Team on 01484 414933  and provide us with as much information as possible.

You can also email us on DutyandAdvice@kirklees.GCSX.gov.uk

To view the Duty and Advice webpage click here.

NSPCC Helpline: 0808 800 5000

NSPCC Email: help@nspcc.org.uk

NSPCC test: 88858 (free service)

NSPCC Online Form

Quick reference contact numbers

Kirklees Safeguarding Children Board (KSCB) General Enquiries: 01484 225450
Training: 01484 225161
E-Learning: 01484 225161
Child Death Review Process: 01484 225450

KSCB Independant Chair email address: KSCB.chair@kirklees.gov.uk
Office Email Address: KSCB.admin@kirklees.gov.uk

Safeguarding Children Board Manager

Sharon Hewitt
Email: sharon.hewitt@kirklees.gov.uk
Tel:  01484 225218

Board Administration and Information

Ferzana Saddiq, Business Support Manager Email: ferzana.saddiq@kirklees.gov.uk Tel: 01484 225019

Caryn Hansom, Business Support Officer Email: caryn.hansom@kirklees.gov.uk  Tel:  01484 225019

Training Administration & All Training Course Enquiries

Pam Suman, Business Support Officer
Email:  pam.suman@kirklees.gov.uk   or   KSCB.Admin@kirklees.gov.uk
Tel:  01484 225161 

Multi-agency Training and E Learning

Becki Hinchliffe, Learning & Development Officer (Tues-Fri)
Email: becki.hinchliffe@kirklees.gov.uk

Tel: 01484 221 022

Performance and Audit

Colin Jones, Performance Consultant
Email: colin.jones@kirklees.gov.uk

Practice Reviews & Standards

Philip Cross, Safeguarding Children Co-ordinator
Email: philip.cross@kirklees.gov.uk
Tel:  01484 221000

Child Death Review Process Enquires And Administration

Jane Carter, Business Support Officer
Email: jane.carter@kirklees.gov.uk

Tel: 01484 225019

Office Address:

Kirklees Safeguarding Children Board (KSCB)
Somerset Buildings
10 Church Street
Huddersfield
HD1 1DD

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