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City and Hackney Safeguarding Children Board (CHSCB)

Hackney Service Centre,
1 Hillman Street,
E8 1DY
Website: City and Hackney Safeguarding Children's Board


The City & Hackney Safeguarding Children Board (CHSCB) is the key statutory body overseeing arrangements for safeguarding children and young people across the City of London and the London Borough of Hackney.

Worried About a Child?

Please contact;

City of London Children & Families Team

Phone: 0207 332 3621

Hackney First Access Screening Team (FAST)

Phone: 0208 356 6956


Emergency Duty Social Worker - out of hours service:

For emergency out of hours (5pm – 9am), please contact: 

Emergency Duty Team for children aged 0 - 18

Phone: 0208 356 2710

Worried about an adult?

Emergency Duty Team for adults

For emergency out of hours (5pm - 9am) adults social care service, please contact:

Phone: 020 8356 2300

How to Get Here

Buses: 30, 38, 48, 55, 106, 236, 242, 253, 276, 277, D6

Train: London Fields, Hackney Central, Hackney Downs

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Disclaimer-important information about the Hackney Local Offer

Hackney's Local Offer website is a free and impartial service provided by the London Borough of Hackney in partnership with the NHS, local education, health and community services. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that may be available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.

This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the London Borough of Hackney or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information. Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of the Hackney Local Offer.

Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.

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