Child Protection Resources

Child Protection Services in Thailand

One Stop Crisis Center (OSCC)Tel. 1300
The One Stop Crisis Centre responds to and prevents violence against women and children and is administered by the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security. The OSCC includes a hotline managed by trained staff, a network of crisis centres around the country and mobile units to access communities nationwide. The crisis centres receive complaints, transfer cases and coordinate responses between Government agencies.

Ms. Patchara Klangsathorn, DirectorNonthaburi Shelter for Children and FamiliesNo. 78/10, Moo 1, Bang Talat Subdistrict, Pak Kret District Nonthaburi 11120 Tel. 02-582-1267, 02-582-1299 E-mail:, nonthaburishelter@dcy.go.th
The Nonthaburi Shelter for Children and Families is a crisis center providing prevention and crisis response services to women and children in accordance with the Thai Child Protection Act 2003, Domestic Violence Victim Protection Act 2007 and Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act 2008.

Childline Thailand (Saidek)The Hub Saidek Youth Club 402-408 Maitri Chit Road (cnr Maitri Chit & Soi Nana), Pomprab District, Bangkok 10100Tel. 1387, (+66) 02 623 3814 (Fax: ext.13)Email: info@childlinethailand.org
Childline is a foundation that works with various government and NGO stakeholders to safeguard the rights of every child as outlined by the United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of a Child. It operates a 24 hour nationwide call center, and provides advocacy and outreach for children and their families related to abuse, neglect and access to health and human services.

Safe Child Thailand DirectoryA directory of organizations involved in combating human trafficking in Thailand.

Resources for Schools

International Center for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC) Education PortalComprehensive and invaluable collection of resources for international schools on on how to prevent and respond to child abuse, neglect and sexual exploitation. Maintained by ICMEC and the CIS International Task Force on Child Protection.

Keeping Children SafeUK-based charity that provides safeguarding certification and audits for organizations, including schools. They have an free online self-audit tool that you can use to assess your school against their safeguarding standards to identify strengths and areas for growth.

International Child Protection Advisors ICPA are committed to meeting the specific child protection and safeguarding needs of the schools and organizations that they work with around the world, helping them to manage the risks and maintain the highest standards. Contact Tim Gerrish.