If you think that a child or young person under the age of 18 years old, who lives in the borough, is being abused or neglected, contact the MASH team using the contact details below.


Not all concerns raised about a child will automatically lead to a child protection investigation. Less serious concerns may lead to a more general assessment of need and the provision of services or the offer of advice and information.


London Borough of Bexley Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

Telephone: 020 3045 5440
Address: Civic Offices, 2 Watling Street, Bexleyheath DA6 7AT


Outside of office hours and at weekends and public holidays contact the ‘out of hours contact’ service on 020 8303 7777 or 020 8303 7171


If you are seriously concerned about a child’s immediate safety, dial 999.


Referral form, information and guidance

If in doubt, always call the MASH team for advice.


Bexley Safeguarding Children Partnership Referral Form.


Visit the Bexley Borough website for more information, including training and resources, policies, procedures and guidance on how to refer.


Bromley Healthcare Children’s Safeguarding


Tel: 0208 315 4719


Bromley Healthcare Children Looked After Team


Tel: 0208 461 7874



For information about child protection visit: unicef