About Us

Westwood House Child Contact Centre has been established to provide an impartial independent child-centred environment, where confidentiality is preserved; the individual is respected, diversity is celebrated and all are treated equally.
 
We provide the following services:
 
  • Supervised Contact
  • Supported Contact
  • Child Escort
  • Room Hire
  • Family Assessments
  • Court Report
  • Holding / Handover
 
Our contact suites are available seven days a week and our hours, are to suit contact needs. We offer an out of hours’ service for evening and weekends.
 
All our staff are:
 
  • Enhanced Criminal Record Bureau checked.
  • Trained in working with vulnerable families.
  • Professionally qualified and have experience in working with children and families. 
 
We ensure that all our staff participate in training to maintain their knowledge of all relevant statutory requirements and legislation.
 
Through the sharing of skills and expertise, we aim to achieve better outcomes for children and their families.
 
Legislation that informs our policies:
 
  • Every Child Matters
  • Children Act 1989 & Children Act 2004
  • The Childcare Act 2006
  • The Protection of Children Act 1999
  • Data Protection Act 1998
  • Freedom of Information Act 2000
  • The Protection of Children Act 1999