SAFEGUARDING VULNERABLE PEOPLE

USEFUL LINKS & CONTACTS

DUDLEY SAFEGUARDING

Safeguarding is about protecting children, young people and adults at risk from abuse or neglect. If you are worried or scared about the way you or someone you know is being treated don't bottle it up, tell someone you trust. Visit http://safeguarding.dudley.gov.uk

 

DUDLEY SAFE PLACES SCHEME

Safe places are where you can go and get help if you are upset, scared or angry about something that has happened while you are out, if you are a victim of hate crime or if you see a hate crime

For more information please see the Easy Read leaflet

DUDLEY VOICES FOR CHOICE

Dudley Voices for choice are the self advocacy group for people with learning disabilities and / or autism who live in the dudley borough. 

For more information please see the Easy Read leaflet

DUDLEY LIVING WELL, FEELING SAFE ONLINE 

Make life easier in three simple steps with Living Well Feeling Safe Online…

Impartial advice about equipment to help make daily living easier - For older people as well as vulnerable children and adults, with a range of needs.

Finds gadgets, products and helpful services quickly and easily to help around the home and out and about to suit a whole host of physical and mental needs

https://dudley.livingmadeeasy.org.uk/

NSPCC

Child abuse is preventable - not inevitable. And it’s up to each of us to do everything possible to keep childhood safe from abuse, so children can grow up healthy and thrive. Visit www.nspcc.org.uk

 

STOP IT NOW

Stop it Now! UK and Ireland is a child sexual abuse prevention campaign and Helpline. It is run by the Lucy Faithfull Foundation, the only UK-wide child protection charity dedicated solely to reducing the risk of children being sexually abused. Visit www.stopitnow.org.uk

 

WEST MIDLANDS POLICE - SAFEGUARDING PROCEDURES

Safeguarding information and guidance from West Midlands Police Visit http://westmidlands.procedures.org.uk/page/contents

 

STOP LOAN SHARKS

Information about illegal money lending and loan sharks, including details how to report:

http://www.stoploansharks.co.uk/

LOAN SMART

Loan Smart is a charity established to try and help consumers avoid illegal lenders by allowing them to search for the lender before they borrow 

https://www.loansmart.org.uk/

Community Safety
Dudley Council
Brierley Hill Police Station
Bank Street
Brierley Hill
(please no personal callers)
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