8. Useful links

The following websites contain information for children and young people on staying safe:


Drug and Alcohol Information and Support

Project 28

Young People’s Drug & Alcohol Service




FRANK is an independent government-funded service that offers information and advice about drugs.




Promotes evidence-based information on drugs, alcohol and tobacco



Why Not Find Out

Recommended by  Project 28, this  website  has a lots of useful information  about NPS  (formerly legal highs including case studies and young people friendly video clips.  


Concerned about a Child?

  • If you have a concern about a child or young person, please call the Children and Families Assessment and Intervention Team on 01225 396312 or 01225 396313.
  • If outside of office hours, please call the Emergency Duty Team on 01454 615165.
  • If a child or young person is in immediate danger then please dial 999 and ask for police assistance. 

The Local Authority Designated Officer for managing allegations or safeguarding concerns against staff can be contacted on 01225 396810 Monday – Friday in office hours.