If you are suspicious or are concerned that an adult is suffering or is likely to suffer significant harm, including any form of mistreatment or abuse, please call the Customer Service Centre (CSC) on 01522 782155.
If you believe that a crime has been committed and there is an immediate risk of danger, telephone the police on 999 or 112.
Lincolnshire County Council Adult Care is required to develop policies and procedures to safeguard adults from abuse and neglect.
Enabling access to online courses and face to face learning events for people working with adults in Lincolnshire.
Domestic abuse includes a range of abusive behaviours which are used by an abusive partner, or ex-partner or family member over you.
Lincolnshire County Council has a statutory responsibility for keeping carers and the people they care for safe from abuse and neglect.
The policy and procedures are aimed at different agencies and individuals involved in safeguarding adults, including professionals, volunteers.
If you think someone is being abused or you think their safety is at risk, then it is important to tell someone.
Our Customer Service Centre is the first point of contact for anyone concerned about the safeguarding of adults.