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 have concerns about bullying or abuse within gymnastics, please call the free NSPCC gymnastics helpline for support on 0800 056 0566.
If you experienced sexual abuse as a young footballer, you're urged to ring the free NSPCC football helpline for support on 0800 023 2642.