Safeguarding Adults and Children

Updated 29/09/2022 

* It is your responsibility to report any safeguarding concerns you have to the relevant agencies - please see the relevant contacts/policies below to support you. In the event that you do have safeguarding concerns please also complete our incident form here after taking the relevant action.

Safeguarding Contacts

Police:

In case of danger to life, risk of injury or crime (emergency) contact 999

Urgent or routine police involvement: 0845 330 0222

Adult Safeguarding contacts

SAFA Vulnerable adults safeguarding team: 01707 354 556 e: hqsafeguarding@herts.pnn.police.uk

Incidents committed against vulnerable adults by persons in a position of trust (this includes family members who have a care responsibility).  

Referral form on the Hertfordshire Police website: https://www.herts.police.uk/Report/Report 

 

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust: 0300 777 0707

For adults receiving mental health services

 

Adult Health and Community Services: 0300 123 4042 - Monday to Friday 8am - 8pm, Saturday 9am to 4pm

Child and Young Person Safeguarding Contacts

Hertfordshire Police's child abuse investigation unit: 0845 330 0222 (24hrs)

Hertfordshire county council's Children, Schools and Families Team: 0300 123 4043

Herts Health Safeguarding Lead: Alex Byrne - alex.byrne@nhs.net

Safeguarding Policies

Safeguarding Children and Young Persons

Safeguarding Adults and Vulnerable Adults

Mental Capacity Act Policy