Safeguarding Yourself and Others

6 April 2020 3:46pm

If you have safeguarding concerns regarding a child, young person or adult or would like advice and help regarding domestic abuse, Shropshire Council has compiled a list of organisations below who can offer help and advice.

Concerns about a child or young person

Telephone: First Point of Contact Team: 0345 678 9021
Out of hours Emergency Duty Teams: 0345 678 9040
www.safeguardingshropshireschildren.org.uk


Concerns about an adult

Telephone: First Point of Contact Team: 0345 678 9044
Out of hours Emergency Duty Teams: 0345 678 9040
www.keepingadultssafeinshropshire.co.uk


Telford and Wrekin

Telford and Wrekin Family Connect: 01952 385385 (Family front door including Child Protection referrals)
Telford & Wrekin Council Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team: 01952 676500

If a child or adult is in immediate danger, call the Police on 999


Domestic abuse

Help is still available during the coronavirus pandemic for people concerned about domestic abuse happening to themselves or to others.
Please contact:
Shropshire Domestic Abuse Service (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) - 0300 303 1191
Shropshire Domestic Abuse Helpline (24 hours) - 0800 7831 359

If you suspect that an abuser is monitoring your internet usage, find out how to hide your browser history at www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000510.htm

If you or someone else is in immediate danger please call 999 and ask for the police