If you are concerned that a child, young person or a vulnerable adult is at risk of or experiencing abuse or neglect, or you yourself are a victim of abuse, you should report it straight away so that the appropriate services can take the necessary actions to prevent harm.
If you have any concerns Report any safeguarding concerns about a child or young person to Children’s Safeguarding/Social Work Team on 01925 443322. Outside of office hours ring 01925 444400.
If you believe a crime has been committed contact the police on 101.
If you believe the adult is at immediate risk of harm dial 999.
Useful Numbers & Links
WBC Safeguarding Team: 01925 443322
Out of hours: 01925 444400
Warrington Sexual Health:01925 644202
Sexual Health young people: 01925 644202
Mental Health: www.happyoksad.co.uk
Citizens Advice: 0300 3309091/01925 246994
Suicidal thoughts Talk to GP
Ring NHS 111
YP with suicidal thoughts 01925 579405
Take to A & E
Foodbank 07583 080521
Papyrus (prevention of young suicide) 0800 0684141
Samaritans 116 – 123 (free to call)
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