Reporting a child safeguarding concern
Arigatou International has a zero tolerance policy regarding child abuse, mistreatment or lack of care that results in actual or potential harm to the child’s dignity, or wellbeing in the context of a relationship of responsibility, trust, or power.
Inequality, exclusion, and discrimination will be challenged and will not be tolerated.
We maintain confidentiality and do not disclose the personal details of those reporting or raising concerns unless it is absolutely necessary to ensure that the child is protected.
Below you will find the steps to follow if you encounter a situation that puts a child safety at risk as well as a form if you need to report a case.
STEPS TO TAKE
For adults reporting a child safeguarding concern
ARE YOU A CHILD
And you want to report a safeguarding concern?
If yes, please follow this process:
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?
After reporting a child safeguarding concern
Reports submitted through this website may not receive an immediate response. If the child requires emergency assistance, please contact your local authorities or local emergency services first and then fill out the form.
Submitting a report using this form does not satisfy any federal or state legal requirements regarding the reporting of child abuse or neglect.