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Child Protection - I am a Professional

All children have a right to protection from harm and abuse.  Glasgow Child Protection Committee has produced this website for children and their families and members of the public to advise them of when and where they can get advice and support.

The website has also been produced for professionals to aid them in understanding their responsibilities in protecting children and young people.

In this section you will be able to find out more about:

When to be concerned about a child

What to do if concerned about a child

Child Trafficking


News and Events


Procedures Publications

Useful Links

Social Care Direct
A range of forms have been developed to enable the public and external agencies to make on-line Social Work referrals.   This provides an alternative user friendly option for any external requests being made to Social Care Direct.  Once the form is completed and submitted, the information will be sent immediately to Social Care Direct for action.  

Children & Families Forms

Information request

Request a Children's Service

Child Protection Leaflet for children called Keeping You Safe
The pdf icon Keeping You Safe - Child protection information for children [1Mb] leaflet has been produced in consultation with children and can be used when working with children who are involved in the child protection process.  There are additional information sheets for Child Protection Case Conference pdf icon What is a Child Protection Case Conference? [56kb] and Child Protection Register pdf icon What is the Child Protection Register? [72kb].

The leaflet and information sheets are now available to download and there are a small number of printed leaflets in the locality teams for information.