Safeguarding is protecting vulnerable adults or children from abuse or neglect.

When considering safeguarding Buckinghamshire Council’s works in partnership with other organisations such as the NHS, Fire service and the Police.

If you are worried about an adult at risk of harm and not sure what to do, talk it through with the Safeguarding Adults Team.

Office Hours
Monday to Thursday 9.30am – 5.30pm
Friday 9am – 5pm
Tel: 0800 137 915

Outside of Hours
Emergency Duty Team

Tel: 0800 999 7677

For more information and details on how to raise a Safeguarding Alert, visit Buckinghamshire Safeguarding.

Are you caring for someone?

Do you look after someone who cannot manage without you because they are ill, frail or have a disability? 

If so, you are a carer and Carers Bucks can help you.