If you have concerns that a child is being harmed the worst thing you can do is nothing. Nottingham City Safeguarding Children Board (NCSCB) has produced information, which outlines the signs and symptoms of abuse and neglect.
Most of us, at some time, will have a concern about a child who lives in our community. However, we don't always know what to do, whether to involve ourselves in someone else's business or who to tell.
Everyone, irrespective of whether they work directly with children and their families, has a responsibility to ensure that children's well-being is safeguarded and promoted. The worst thing you can do if you have concerns is nothing.