If you are worried about a child’s safety in Aberdeen, please call the Joint Child Protection Unit on 01224 306877 or Police Scotland on 101.

For relevant information regarding professional support and related Covid-19 updates, please see our Latest News section

For changes to procedure for vulnerable children and families and further information on COVID-19 click on the Practitioners section

For GIRFEC training please contact safeguardingtraining.aberdeen@aberlour.org.uk

All information on this website relating to COVID-19 is regularly reviewed and updated. Be aware that other areas of this site are currently under substantial review.


The practitioners section of this website contains all of the templates and tools you will need to use GIRFEC processes to support children and young people.

Young People

The children and young people section of this website contains a series of leaflets to explain how GIRFEC processes will support you.

Parents and Carers

The parents and carers section of this website contains information on how GIRFEC processes will help to support your child.