About Mash Click to get info
The MASH team is made up of professionals from different organisation such as children’s services, health, education and the police who work together to protect children and young people from harm.
The team will exchange information about the child and family in a confidential and secure environment. This is to get a better understanding of the different issues that may be affecting a child’s safety and welfare.
- Information for parents when a referral is made to the MASH team about your child/children
- Information for professionals on referrals to the MASH team
Concerns about a professional or volunteer working with children Click to get info
The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) is involved when there are concerns about an adult working or volunteering with children.
Report concerns about a professional or volunteer working with children to LADO.