Helpline - NSPCC Scotland

Delivered by NSPCC Scotland
Note: We deliver remotely

Our Helpline is for adults who have concerns that a child may be (or is) facing abuse.

When you first call a handler will as a few basic questions to help them understand your worries and may also give you answers to any questions you have. If need be, they will put you through to a child protection specialist who will assess the situation and tell you the next steps.

If there is a serious concern and the child/young person has been identified, the specialist will make a report to social services and may contact the local police if the child/young person appears to be in imminent danger.

Service availability

We still accept emails and contact through our online form out with helpline hours

10am to 8pm
10am to 8pm
10am to 8pm
10am to 8pm
10am to 8pm

How to access this service