Children's Access Team

Harrow's golden number for the CAT

Tel: 020 8901 2690 (Monday to Friday 9am-5pm)

The CAT is a group of key professionals with experience across a range of children's services. They respond to enquiries relating to children, young people and families in a faster, more efficient and joined-up way.

Out of hours support

The Emergency Duty Team (EDT) social worker is available for emergency assistance during:

  • weekends
  • bank holidays
  • during the week between 5pm-9am
  • They can be contacted on Tel: 020 8424 0999

If you have a current caseworker, please contact them on their direct dial number as usual.

Social services - Out of hours

The emergency duty social worker is available weekends, bank holidays and from 5pm to 9am weeknights. If a crime has been committed or you have immediate concerns about the safety of any adults at risk, please call the Police on 999 for an emergency response 101 for non-emergency responses.

Telephone: 020 8424 0999

Children and young adults disabilities service

Use these contact details for enquiries for young people under the age of 18

Address: Harrow Council
PO Box 1358

Telephone: 0208 051 8381

Children and Family Services

Telephone: 020 8901 2690