Safeguarding Forms and Assessments

There are a number of forms for used in Derby to help provide the information that is needed so that children, young people and their families receive the right services at the right time. 

Safeguarding forms 

Early HelpThese are outlined on the Early Help Assessment page.

Referral to Derby Children’s Social Care

  • Made via the online Derby Social Care Online Referral System 

    Please note: the link takes you to a ‘My Account Register or login page’. To quickly access the referral form you can click on the continue without an account link, or if you prefer you can create an account prior to completing your referral.

Referral to Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) for allegations against staff, carers and volunteers

Child in Need (CiN)

Child Protection

Information leaflets about Child Protection Conferences have also been developed for children, young people and their parents:

Assessment forms

Derby has a number of standard assessment documents to help practitioners in their work. These are kept up-to-date on the links below:

Children and young people's participation forms

Consultation Form - My Wishes and Feelings can be used to help a child or young person's express their wishes and feelings.