The Children's Commissioner for Jersey
The Children and Young People's Commissioner in Jersey is Deborah McMillan. The Commissioner's job is to promote and protect children’s rights.
Youth Advisory Panel
The Youth Advisory Panel advises, supports and challenges the Children’s Commissioner to ensure she is working effectively to provide the best outcomes for children and young people.
Adult Advisory Panel
The Adult Advisory Panel works alongside the Youth Advisory Panel to challenge, guide and support the Children’s Commissioner.
Audit and Risk Advisory Panel
The Audit and Risk Advisory Panel make sure that arrangements have been put in place to ensure that the Office of the Children’s Commissioner is properly managed and governed.
Meet the team
The Office of the Children's Commissioner works in a number of areas to promote and protect children's rights and to support the Commissioner in her role.
Childline: 0800 1111
Childline is a free, private and confidential service where you (as a child or young person) can talk about anything. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, Childline is available for you, online, on the phone, anytime.
Calls from Jersey may be chargeable from mobiles and the number will appear on your mobile bill. To call Childline free from Jersey, try using a landline or phone box.
You can find out how to contact Childline online by visiting their website here.
Childline is available:
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Children and Families Hub: 01534 519000
If you have a concern about a child in Jersey, please contact the Children and Families Hub.
You can also email the Hub at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Children and Families Hub working hours are 8:30am-5pm Monday to Thursday; and 8:30am-4:30pm on Friday.
An out-of-hours service will operate at other times: the duty social worker can be reached by calling the Hub (01534 519000) and selecting option 4 or via the Hospital Switchboard on 442000.
The Children and Families Hub also offers support, advice and information for families.