Safeguarding - Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

Are you concerned about a child or a vulnerable adult? If you see or hear something that worries you, you must report your concerns.

Children

If a child (under 18) is in immediate danger, you must ring 999.

All safeguarding concerns relating to young people need to be reported immediately online using the following link: https://ehchildandfamilies.bedford.gov.uk/web/portal/pages/cpconcern#assess.

You can also ring Bedford Borough council’s children’s service for advice on 01234 718700 during office hours or 0300 300 8123 outside of these.

Vulnerable Adults

If a vulnerable adult is in immediate danger, you must ring 999.

All safeguarding concerns relating to a vulnerable adult need to be reported immediately via the attached form: https://bbcdevwebfiles.blob.core.windows.net/webfiles/Social%20Care%20Health%20and%20Community/SV1%20latest%20version.docx

And submitted via the following email address:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

In addition to the above, it is important to also:

 

For our safeguarding and welfare codes of conduct, see this page.

For our Welfare and Safeguarding Officers, see this page.

For our safeguarding and welfare policies, see this page.


We use cookies

We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.