The Global Safeguarding Team at the Directorate Children and Young People (DCYP) provides support and advice across defence on all matters relating to safeguarding children and young people.
The day-to-day responsibility for providing statutory social work services is held by local authorities in the UK and contracted social work services for overseas commands.
If you have safeguarding concerns about a child in the UK, contact your local authority children’s services.
For overseas locations, the contacts are as follows:
Cyprus, The Falklands, Brunei, Nepal, Gibraltar, contact SSAFA: SPOC Number 03000 111 723 or psswsRAF@ssafa.org.uk (monitored Mon – Fri 08.30 – 17.00)
For any location not covered above, contact the Global Safeguarding Team on 01980 615563 or DCYPfirstname.lastname@example.org
If you are concerned that someone is in immediate danger, contact the police. Where you suspect a crime has been/is being committed, you must also report this to the police.
For more information on DCYP, please click here.
POSTED ON 27 FEBRUARY 2020