©2017 by Defence Lab Birmingham



Defence Lab Birmingham is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and positive environment and accepts our responsibility to safeguard the welfare of all involved in our activities. We take all welfare concerns seriously and encourage our members to talk to us about anything that worries them. We will always act in the best interest of our members.

All staff and volunteers at Defence Lab Birmingham will be well informed, trained, supervised and supported to ensure that they effectively safeguard our members and know how to respond to any concerns.

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is:













Name: Mark Poleon
Email: mark@defencelab.org.uk
Telephone: 07809 371 239


You can view and download our full Safeguarding Policies for Children and Adults by below.

For additional support or guidance, please contact:


Telephone: 0808 800 5000
Email: help@nspcc.org.uk
Website: www.nspcc.org.uk


Telephone: 0800 1111
Website: www.childline.org.uk

Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board

Telephone: 0121 303 1888
Email: cass@birmingham.gov.uk
Website: www.birmingham.gov.uk

West Midlands Police

Telephone: +44 121 626 5000
Email: Bournville@west-midlands.pnn.police.uk
Website: www.west-midlands.police.uk/