We use cookies to improve your experience. By viewing our content you are accepting the use of cookies. About cookies we use.

Child Protection Committee

East Ayrshire Child Protection Committee works in partnership with different agencies to secure better outcomes for children, and in particular vulnerable children, at a local and national level. 

The committee, which meets every three months, is made up of senior representatives from a range of local agencies. 


  • Chair of the Child Protection Committee: Head of Service, Children & Families & Criminal Justice, East Ayrshire Council 
  • Health Care Manager, Children's, Women's & Sexual Health Services, NHS Ayrshire & Arran (Vice Chair) 
  • Superintendent, Community Safety & Public Protection, Police Scotland (Vice Chair) 
  • Nurse Consultant for Vulnerable Children, NHS Ayrshire & Arran 
  • Child Protection Lead Officer, East Ayrshire Child Protection Committee 
  • Authority Reporter, Scottish Children's Reporter Administration 
  • Service Manager (Criminal Justice), East Ayrshire Council 
  • Head of Service, Community Support, East Ayrshire Council 
  • Senior Manager (Locality Services) Social Work, East Ayrshire Council 
  • Head of Housing, East Ayrshire Council 
  • Procurator Fiscal Depute, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service 
  • Clinical Nurse Manager, Early Years, NHS Ayrshire & Arran 
  • Detective Inspector, Ayrshire Family Protection Unit, Police Scotland
  • ADP Coordinator,East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership
  • Associate Specialist Paediatrician for Child Protection, NHS Ayrshire & Arran 
  • East Ayrshire Children's Panel Chair 


Contact Information

Social Services (Kilmarnock)
The Johnnie Walker Bond
15 Strand Street
East Ayrshire
Telephone: 01563 554200
Social Services (Cumnock)
Rothesay House
1 Greenholm Road
East Ayrshire
KA18 1LH
Telephone: 01290 427720
Emergency Social Work Service
Tel: 0800 328 7758
Note: The Emergency Out Of Hours Social Work Service is available after 5pm until 9am, Monday to Friday and throughout the weekend, including public holidays. You will be put through to the Ayrshire Social Work out of Hours Response Service. A qualified Social Worker will assess the circumstances referred.
Page last updated on9 April 2014
  • Child protection
  • committee
  • children
  • abuse
  • young people
  • neglect
  • concerns