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Birmingham City Council

Are you a professional who is concerned about a child?

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If you are a professional (member of an agency who has involvement with a child) you will need to make a referral to the Information Advice and Support Service (IASS).

This is done by completing a Multi-Agency Referral Form. The form and guidance on completing a referral can be found at the bottom of this page.

Referrals should be returned to IASS:

For more information or advice contact:

Children’s Information and Advice Service

Monday to Thursday 08.45 – 17.15 and Friday 08.45 – 16.15

Telephone: 0121 303 1888

Outside of these hours contact the Emergency Duty Team

Telephone: 0121 675 4806

Making Referrals

Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board

More information is available from the BSCB web site: Child Protection Procedures: Summary of Contents

What To Do think a child may be at risk of abuse / neglect.