Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children Board

Parents and Carers

to do if you are concerned about a child

If you think a child or young person under the age of 18 years is being abused or neglected, please contact Milton Keynes Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub on 01908 253169 to report your concerns.

What is abuse?
Physical abuse being hit, kicked or punched
Emotional abuse constantly criticised, ignored, humiliated, exposed to domestic violence
Neglect not being properly fed or clothed, poor hygiene
Sexual abuse exposed to inappropriate sexual behaviour, language or assault

Please don't
- Ignore your concerns
- Think someone else will call
- Try to deal with it on your own

Who to contact
Contact Milton Keynes Council Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub on 01908 253169 or 253170
After 5pm call the out of hours number on 01908 265545

What should you do to help?
- Act promptly
- Make a note of your concerns
- Give as much information as you can about the child or family

Useful Links for Parents

Second Edition of the Child Internet Safety magazine can be downloaded here:,3D1VO,APN8VD,C10GY,1

Useful websites for parents

MKSCB Conference 2015 CSE
Physical Chastisement Training
FGM Presentation LSCB Conference
15-11-18 Conference Power Point

If you have any ideas about how we can improve this section of the website, please contact the MKSCB office, either by email:

or by post to:
Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children Board
Galley Hill Centre
Galley Hill
Milton Keynes
MK11 1PA

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