Slough Safeguarding Adults

COVID 19 and safeguarding adults

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

The above link will take you to the central government guidance.

There are no changes to safeguarding referral procedures; as always

In an emergency, call the Police on 999.

If you think there has been a crime but it is not an emergency, call the Police on 101.

Contact Slough Adult Social Care Services:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:

Out of normal office hours, call the Emergency Duty Team on 01344 786543

You can report concerns about residential, hospital or domiciliary care to CQC at enquiries@cqc.org.uk or by using the CQC on-line alert form.

CLICK HERE to view our Safeguarding COVID 19 Flyer

A video for those volunteers who are new to safeguarding on THIS LINK

A video for volunteers in Slough on THIS LINK

(Both VIDEO are very good!)

Supporting people with Learning Disability to stay well

 Wexham Park hospital have shared a guide they have produced to support people with a Learning Disability with their health needs during the pandemic.

Wash your hands of coronavirus scams

Please find link to information on how to stay safe from Corona Virus Scams

Advice for blind and partially sighted people during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please find link to information.

Useful Links

If you are worried about an adult at risk of abuse or neglect

Call 01753 475111 or email safeguarding.adults@slough.gov.uk.

Safeguarding Training video

The Safeguarding Partnership has produced a video about Safeguarding basics during COVID-19.  Click on this Link to access.

National helplines

 
Samaritans: 116 123
Domestic Violence Hotline: 0808 2000 247
Mind: 0300 123 3393
Age UK: 0800 169 6565

 

Safeguarding Partnership Newsletter

LINK to new safeguarding partnership newsletter June 2020 edition

Thinking of volunteering? Click on this link: https://sloughcvs.org/

Video for those volunteering in Slough on THIS LINK

Video for those volunteering and new to safeguarding on THIS LINK