Contacting the MASSH

2. Contacting the LADO

The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) is the single point of contact for all professionals to report concerns, request advice and share information regarding a concern or allegation against an employee, volunteer or professional working with or providing services to children in Stockport.

Members of the public

If the child is at immediate risk of harm call the police on 999.

If you're a member of the public who has a concern about a child’s welfare, you should ring 0161 217 6028, select option 1.

If you are a parent or carer seeking support for your child, you should ring 0161 217 6028, select option 2.

Level 5 - Allegation about a professional

Contact us by using the form below.

Emergency contacts

If the child is at immediate risk of harm call the Police on 999.

All professional referrals should be completed through the online form. However if it's your professional judgement that the LADO require this information immediately you should call 0161 474 5657. After your discussion with the LADO, you may be advised to return to this page to complete the form.

Contact the LADO