Cumbria Safeguarding Hub

Our Commitment

Cumbria Safeguarding Hub is committed to the following outcomes:-

  • any  action  taken  or  recommended  will  be  based  on  an  analysis  of  available information  and  will  have  a  specific focus  on  the  safety  and  well-being  of  the child/young person;

  • ensuring that the person making a contact with the service knows what action is being proposed and the timescales for this

  • providing  a  timely  and  appropriate  response  to  the  concerns  that  have  been raised;

  • providing a multi-agency decision making forum that values contribution from all agencies as equal partners


The Safeguarding Hub will provide a service to Cumbria by ;

  • Acting as the first point of contact for professionals and members of the public who are raising safeguarding concerns about a child.

  • Collating information from different agencies to aid decision making.

  • Using multi-agency information effectively to decide the most appropriate response to the identified level of need.

  • Providing advice and guidance for professionals including support to understand and adhere to Cumbria Early Help Strategy and Guidance.

  • The Cumbria Safeguarding Hub is a multidisciplinary initiative established with the objective that a joined up, consistent approach is applied to all notifications of concern relating to the safety of children.

What to do if you have concerns about a child



What is the Hub


Key facts, figures and how things work



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