The Reporter investigates each referral to decide if compulsory measures of intervention are needed. If necessary, the child is referred to a Children's Hearing.
Each Hearing is made up of three Panel Members, who are all trained volunteers from the local community.
The following link will give you the reporter's contact details for your area.
This link tells you about SCRA - www.scra.gov.uk/children_s_hearings_system/about_scra.cfm
The Role of the Reporter -www.scra.gov.uk/children_s_hearings_system/about_scra/role_of_the_reporter.cfm