Welcome to Inverclyde Child Protection Committee Website
Inverclyde Child Protection Committee is made up of senior officers from the Local Authority, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Inverclyde Community Health and Care Partnership, Police Scotland, Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration and Voluntary organisations.
Our purpose is to work together to safeguard our children and promote their wellbeing which we do on behalf of everyone who lives or works in Inverclyde.
We believe that:-
• At all times the child or young person’s protection and welfare must come first
• Children and young people have a right to be heard, to be listened to and to be taken seriously
• Consideration must be given to a child or young person’s gender, ethnicity, culture and religious persuasion in all matters and decisions affecting them;
• Children, young people and their families have a right to be kept informed throughout any process affecting them.
We hope you find the information you are looking for on our website.
To talk to someone about a concern call Inverclyde social work services (part of Inverclyde Community Health and Care Partnership) on 01475 715365 during office hours (Out of hours phone social work standby on 0800811505) or call Police Scotland on 101 (24hours)
All information is treated seriously and will be followed up.
Children and Young People
Joint Inspection of Services to Protect Children and Young People in the Inverclyde Council Area, Jan 2011 (89KB PDF)
Inverclyde Public Protection Group members (10KB PDF)
Child Protection Committee Members (10KB PDF)
Related Web Links
Inverclyde CHCP Home Page
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Scottish Children's Reporter Administration
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