If you have been told about or notice abuse or neglect:
Or you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111
The Police and Crimestoppers are both open all day and all night.
If you think an adult is at risk of abuse or you are worried that someone might be abused raise your concern at:
If you are unable to complete the online form call the Adult Protection Unit on 01274 431077.
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 4.30pm
Friday: 8.30am to 4pm
Telephone: 01274 431010 (outside office hours)
Monday to Thursday: 5pm to 7.30am
Friday to Monday: 4.30pm to 7.30am
Advocacy services listen to people and help them to:
There are many Advocacy Services that can help, some are listed below.
If you are not sure which one to contact, don’t worry they will all help you to find the right service for you. Most organisations are happy to ring you back; if you need this service please let them know.
Can help someone with mental ill health, including dementia or any other degenerative illness.
Telephone: 01274 770118
Can help someone with learning disabilities.
Telephone: 01274 391691
Can offer advocacy on any community issues.
Telephone: 03442 451 282
There are many other organisations that can help and offer support.