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Safeguarding

If you are concerned that someone you know is at risk of, or is being abused, or presents a risk to others, please seek advice from the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, or if necessary, report the matter to your Local Authority Social Care Services or the Police

 

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser: Mandy McPhee 07875757396 or m.mcphee@hereford.anglican.org

 

 

Please see below for useful contact numbers:

 

Herefordshire Council Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub

 

Children – 01432 260800      Adult – 01432 260715   (week day office hours)

 

Emergency Duty Team – 0330 123 9309  (after 5 pm, weekends and Public Holiday)

 

Shropshire County Council

 

Child or Adult Concern – 0345 678 9021 (week day office hours)

 

Emergency Duty Team – 0345 678 9040 (after 5 pm, weekends and Public Holiday)

 

Telford and Wrekin County Council – Family Connect

 

Child or Adult Concern – 01952 385385 (week day office hours)

 

Emergency Duty Team – 01952 676500 (after 5pm, weekends and Public Holidays)

 

Powys County Council

 

Child or Adult Concern – 01597 827666 (day time)

 

Emergency Duty Team – 0845 054 4847 (after 5 pm, weekends and Public Holiday)

 

Worcestershire County Council

 

Children – 01905 822666      Adult – 1905 768053    (weekday office hours)

 

Emergency Duty Team – 01905 768020  (after 5 pm, weekends and Public Holiday)

 

NSPCC:   0808 800 5000

Child line (help line for children):  0800 11 11

National Domestic Violence

Helpline:  0808 2000 247

Action on Elder Abuse:  0808 808 8141


Safeguarding
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