Report abuse or neglect of an adult
This service is for
Members of the public
Abuse can happen anywhere - in a residential or nursing home, a hospital, in the workplace, at a day centre or educational establishment, in supported housing, in the street or in the person's own home.
In an emergency call 999. To report a crime call 101. Otherwise please use the online form linked below to report an adult safeguarding concern.
If you are a professional, visit our report abuse or neglect as a professional page.Report abuse or neglect now
Alternative ways to do this
In an emergency, contact the Emergency Duty Team on 0300 456 4546.
The team are available:
Saturday and Sunday 24 hours
Monday - Friday 5:00pm-8:30am
- Read the Easy Read Version of the guidance [PDF]