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For the public

Find out how you can get help and support

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For professionals

Information for professionals such as policies, procedures, guidance and training.

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About the board

Information about Salford Safeguarding Adults Board

Worried about an adult

If you believe or suspect an adult at risk is being abused, it is vital you alert the authorities. 

  • Call 999 in an emergency or where you believe a serious criminal act has taken place
  • Make a safeguarding referral through the online portal 
  • You can speak to the Adult Social Care Contact Team on 0161 206 0604 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm)
  • If you need to speak to someone urgently outside of office hours call 0161 794 8888 (4.30pm to 8.00am weekdays and 24 hours over weekends and bank holidays)

If you are worried about someone who may need some help / care and support, but you are not concerned about abuse or neglect, there is more information available about exploring different options and you can use the portal to request support. 

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Partners in Salford

Visit the Partners in Salford website to read about some of our other partnerships and the work that they are doing.