If you think a child is in immediate danger
Don't delay – call the police on 999, or call the NSPCC helpline on 0808 800 5000, straight away.
The UK’s free, confidential service, available 24/7 to support children, no matter what their worry.
Children can contact Childline on 0800 1111 or online at childline.org.uk.
If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, you can contact the free NSPCC helpline service at any time:
You can also call the helpline on 0808 800 5000. Our counsellors are available to offer help, advice and support at the following times:
- 8am–10pm Monday to Friday
- 9am–6pm at the weekend
If you experienced sexual abuse as a young footballer, you're urged to ring the free, 24-hour NSPCC football helpline for support on 0800 023 2642.