DN Colleges Group consider your safety and wellbeing to be of paramount importance. We have a dedicated Safeguarding Team at both Doncaster College and North Lindsey College to help you and offer support.

You can still contact your Safeguarding Team, even when you’re not at College, during the hours of 9am – 5pm, Monday to Thursday and 9am – 4pm on Fridays. If you require immediate emergency help, please dial 999.

For the Doncaster College Safeguarding Team and Counselling Service, please contact: 01302 558447

Dawn Barraclough on 07540766103, Paula Kelly on 07772601429, Andrea Liddement on 07763563132 and Andrew Saint on 07540 719922

For Head of Safeguarding & Prevent for the Doncaster Colleges Group, please contact:

Kirsty Knivett on 07765 696464 Kirsty.Knivett@northlindsey.ac.uk

Alternatively, you can email us on safe.guarding@don.ac.uk

If you are being harmed or you think someone else is being harmed, please contact the police on 101 (non-emergency) or 999 (emergency services).

You may also wish to contact the following national organisations, who may be able to help you:

ChildLine 0800 1111  www.childline.org.uk (for anyone under the age of 18 who needs support on any matter or issue)

Samaritans 116 123   jo@samaritans.org (for anyone who needs someone to talk to)

Young MINDS 0300 123 3393 www.youngminds.org.uk (information and support on Mental Health issues)

CEOP to report online abuse

B-Eat (information and support on eating disorders)

For adults: 0808 801 0677 help@beatingeastingdisorders.org.uk

For young people: 0808 801 0711   fyp@beatingeatingdisorders.org.uk

Shelter (support for homelessness): 0808 800 444 / there is also an online chat available on their website

NHS Onlinehttps://111.nhs.uk/ or 111

StepChange is a debt charity, to support those with financial difficulties 0800 138 1111

The local council for your area can be contacted via their websites on:

Doncaster Council


For other concerns, you can use this website: sTandTall to find a local organisation, or take a look at the local ones we’ve listed.

Remember, we are always here to listen, support and protect. Please get in touch if you need us.