We are all responsible for the safety of the most vulnerable members of our society.

Services and information

Safeguarding children

We have a statutory duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, in line with the Children's Act 2004.

Safeguarding adults

We have a statutory duty to prevent and reduce the risk of significant harm to vulnerable adults from abuse or other types of exploitation.

Domestic abuse

There are a number of organisations that can help if you or someone you know suffer from domestic abuse.