To report concerns about a child in RCT call:
To report concerns about an adult at risk in RCT call:
To report concerns in
Merthyr Tydfil call:
Emergency Out of hours contact number:
Safeguarding is about preventing the abuse or neglect of adults at risk and protecting those who have been subject to abuse or neglect.
An adult at risk is someone who needs support with their physical or emotional wellbeing, who as a result may be considered vulnerable. They may need assistance with every day living tasks. Some examples of this could be requiring assistance with eating, dressing, managing money or going out of the house.
Abuse can take many forms such as;
If you suspect a person is in immediate risk of harm call 999 and speak to the police.
If you have been a victim, or you know someone who you think is being abused contact the First Response Team on: