Local Contacts

AMENDMENT

These details were updated in October 2021.

Children's Social Care

Name and contact details for team that receives referrals in relation to children

Contact Cares
Tel: 01744 676767

Children and Young People with Disabilities Team

Name and contact details for team that provides services to disabled children

All Age Disability Team:
Team Manager: 01744 674 183

Children's Rights Service

Name and contact details for providing Advocacy for Looked After Children

Advocacy Focus: 0300 323 0965

Designated Allegations Manager (Adoption)

Name and contact details for person who liaises with the LADO where allegations against adopters are made

Together for Adoption Service Manager: 01942 828 365

Designated Allegations Manager (Fostering)

Name and contact details for person who liaises with the LADO where allegations against foster carers are made

Designated Allegations Manager (Fostering):

Service Lead Adoption and Fostering:
Katharine Radclyffe: 01744 674 417

Independent Review Unit

Name and contact details for team where Independent Reviewing Officers are located

Safeguarding Children's Unit: 01744 671 252

Fostering Service

Name and contact details for team that receives requests for children's placements in foster care

Team Manager, Fostering Team: 01744 671 206/199

Placement Officer/Manager

Name and contact details for team that receives requests for children's placements in residential care

Commissioning Manger
Contracts & Quality Monitoring: 01744 671 219