Keeping You Safe
We are committed to upholding the rights of every student who attends Harlow College. We have a responsibility to provide a safe learning environment, including the right to be safe and protected from harm, to be listened to and to be heard. Our staff are required to follow the college’s Safeguarding procedures at all times.
The Designated Safeguarding Officer at Harlow College is Sallyann Abdelmoula.
We Can Help
- Ask at Reception for Safeguarding
- Call us on 07946 713288 or 01279 868111
- email: You can do this directly or via the confidential e-mail button on Qube
- Students in the workplace – contact your supervisor or tutor.
What to do if you have a safeguarding concern
If you believe somebody is in immediate danger phone 999
To speak to somebody about a child protection issue
Social Services (daytime) 0345 603 7627
Social Services (eve/weekend) 0345 606 1212
For serious mental health concerns
Call SPA 0800 953 0222
Call NELFT out of hours 0800 995 1000
Confidential email: You can do this directly or via the confidential e-mail button on Qube
Please be aware that you can visit the Accident and Emergency Department of hospitals in the event of a mental health crisis.
The following contacts may also be useful for advice and help
Samaritans 116 123
Essex Police (non-emergency) 101
ChildLine 0800 1111
NHS Direct 111
kooth.com (anonymous online support for young people until 10pm)