Brent Local Safeguarding Children Board

Brent Local Safeguarding Children Board Working together to safeguard children


Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP)

Page updated 11/12/2018

The Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) is currently a sub group of Brent LSCB panel collects and analyses information about the deaths of all children in Brent.

Brent CDOP is now using the electronic system of eCDOP. The process for notification of deaths, sharing information with CDOP and reviewing cases for meetings or panels will be via eCDOP.

When a child dies in Brent the Child Death Overview Panel should be informed immediately using this electronic form:

The following contact details are Brent's Child Death SPOCs:

Child Death Overview Panel Co-ordinator

Tel: 020 8900 5381
Fax: 020 8900 5401

Designated Paediatrician:

Dr Arlene Boroda, Designated Doctor Safeguarding Children - Tel: 07990 838513

SPOC (9am-5pm, weekends and bank holidays):

Brent CCG Safeguarding Children Team - Tel: 07990838513 / 020 8900 5379

SPOC (5pm-9am, Mon - Sun including bank holidays):

Brent Social Care Emergency Duty Team - Tel: 020 8863 5250

Child Death and Rapid Response Arrangements in Brent

To view the Child Death and Rapid Response arrangements in Brent click the image below. (Updated September 2017)

The Lullaby Trust - A child death review guide for parents and carers

The Lullaby Trust have produced a helpful guide for parents and carers about the child death review process. To view the guide click on the image below.