We accept referrals from Local Authorities, Guardian ad Litums, Solicitors, Private clients and self referral (for supported contact only)

Referral Forms

Supervised Contact

  1. An initial telephone call to check for room availability must be made to the Senior Supervisor on  0207 7904135 or 0207 0332867.
  2. Complete a child contact information sheet.
  3. Referrer must then complete a referral form with associated risk assessment documentation.
  4. The Centre guidelines & rules sent, along with the “parent contact agreement” form sent to referrer Or Parents invited to visit the centre and go through the guidelines & the rules.
  5. Once the form has been returned fully completed, contact room and worker will be booked and confirmed.
  6. Contact schedule is forwarded to the referrer.

Supported Contact

  1. An initial telephone call to check for room availabilities telephone call to check for room availability must be made to the Senior Supervisor on 0207 7904135 or 0207 0332867.
  2. Referrer must then complete a referral form with associated risk assessment documentation.
  3. All self referrals will be interviewed and a risk assessment will be conducted.
  4. AA Agency will then make a decision on acceptance of contact, initially on a trial basis to be reviewed on a monthly basis.
  5. Rooms will be allocated based on the risk assessment.

NB: All the parents are requested to attend a “Parent’s Contact Agreement” meeting and go through the Centre Guidelines and Rules if they have not already done so; before the initial contact session. Sometimes the children’s Social Worker and the CAFCAS Officers also attend this meeting if they are involved.

They are shown the facilities available at the centre. This generally requires 30 – 45 minutes.

Other Professionals

The centre also facilitates the observations carried out by other professionals as well, if they are involved e.g. Guardian ad Litum, Psychiatrists, psychologists and Independent Social Workers etc.

LAC Reviews & Professional Planning Meetings.

The centre Management often offers its facilities to hold the above mentioned meetings for the children & families having contact at this centre.

Contact Us

Lime house Children Contact Centre , 190-192 Hackney Road, London, E2 7QL

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday : 09.00 to 18.00 / Saturday : 09.00 to 18.00 / Sunday & Bank Holiday : 10.00 to 16.00