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Keeping You Safe

Wellbeing & SafeguardingWe 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

Useful Info:

Internet Safety

For Parents

Parent Info 
Prevent Duty Guidance

Our Policies

Safeguarding and Prevent Policy
Anti-bullying and Harrassment Policy
Acceptable use of IT Policy

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

CAMHS referrals 0300 300 1600
CAMHS (out of hours) 0300 555 1201

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 (anonymous online support for young people until 10pm)