About LSCB

The Luton Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) is the key statutory mechanism for agreeing how relevant organisations in Luton co-operate to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and for ensuring the effectiveness of what they do.

The following organisations/individuals are represented on the LSCB:

  • Children and Learning Dept., LBC
  • Housing & Community Living Dept., LBC
  • Luton CCG
  • Cambridgeshire Community Services
  • Designated Doctor
  • Designated Nurse
  • Luton & Dunstable NHS Hospital Trust
  • East London NHS Foundation Trust (ELFT)
  • Bedfordshire Police
  • Beds, Northants, Cambridgeshire and Herts CRC, and National Probation Service.
  • Lead Member for Children’s Services
  • Luton Youth Offending Service
  • Representation from the voluntary sector
  • Two Head teachers representing Primary and Secondary schools
  • Further Education Sector
  • Two Lay members

Contact Information

LSCB Independent Chair – Fran Pearson (contact via Business Unit)
LSCB Vice Chair – Vacant

Vijay Patel – LSCB Business Manager
Vacant - LSCB Learning Improvement Co-Ordinator
Lucia May – LSCB Administrator

LSCB Business Unit
Town Hall Extension
Gordon Street Entrance
Gordon Street

Tel: 01582 547624
Email: safeguarding@luton.gov.uk
Secure email: Vijay.Patel@luton.gcsx.gov.uk