Baby's nursery

Support for All

The Dorset Safeguarding Board (DSCB)

Board which brings together relevant partners - website contains policy, process and advice on safeguarding for parents.


Support for Professionals

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub Dorset (MASH)

This is where three statutory bodies come together – local authority children’s services, health and police – to consider response to referral by other agencies or charities.

If the child lives in Dorset contact:

T:  01202 228866



If the child lives in Poole, contact: 

T:  01202 735046



If the child lives in Bournemouth, contact: 

T:  01202 458101



If the concern requires immediate advice out of normal office hours contact the

Out of Hours Team on, Tel: 01202 657279.