Child Protection

The Local Authority, through its Social Services Department, has a duty to safeguard and protect children and young people from all forms of abuse and neglect. It has a duty to investigate any allegations made by anyone who suspects that a child is being abused.

If you have any concerns about a child please contact the council's social services  

Contact Information

Dedicated Referral Team:
IAA  TEAM (Children's Services)

Telephone Number: (01495) 315700
Fax: (01495) 353350

Address: Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
Anvil Court
Church Street,

Gwent, NP13 1DB 

Email Address:

For referrals:


or the emergency contact team on 0800 328 4432.