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Safeguarding Contacts

Below you'll find both local and national contacts to approach in order to report a concern.

Local Contacts

Josh Lenthall

Josh Lenthall

Youth Sport Officer

Oxfordshire Sport and Physical Activity

Josh leads on Satellite Clubs, the Oxfordshire School Games, PE and School Sport Premium and is the Safeguarding Lead for the Core Team of Oxfordshire Sport & Physical Activity

07795 335776

Sports Club Child Welfare Officers

Sports clubs and organisations should have a designated Child Welfare or Safeguarding Officer. If you or your child is taking part in activities run by a local club or organisation, this officer should be your first point of contact should you have any concerns.

Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

Oxfordshire Local Authority Designated Officer team - 01865 810603 / LADO.SafeguardingChildren@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Alison Beasley -
Interim Designated Officer
alison.beasley@oxfordshire.gov.uk / 07833 436649

Donna Crozier - Assistant Designated Officer
donna.crozier@oxfordshire.gov.uk / 07901 331799

Sandra Pasquet - Assistant Designated Officer
sandra.pasquet@oxfordshire.gov.uk / 07785 453264

Hannah Burke-Smith - Assistant Designated Officer
hannah.burke-smith@oxfordshire.gov.uk / 07867 467822

Social Care Safeguarding Team Contacts

South Assessment Team
Tel: 01865 897983

Oxford City Assessment Team
Tel: 01865 323048

North Assessment Team
Tel: 01865 816670

Emergency Out of Hours
Tel: 0800 833408
(After 5pm Mon-Thurs and 4pm Friday)

Police General Enquiry Centre

Tel: 101

ChildLine is the free helpline for children and young people in the UK. Children and young people can call 0800 1111 to talk about any problem. ChildLine counsellors are always there to help you sort it out.

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline

The CPSU's mission is to safeguard the welfare of children and young people under 18 in sport and to promote their well-being.

Tel: 01163 665590

Email: cpsu@nspcc.org.uk