Safeguarding

If you are at immediate risk of harm, abuse or neglect, call 999

If you suspect that someone else is being abused or neglected or is at risk:

For Emergencies dial 999


For Non-Emergencies

Members of the public can raise their concerns with us (email advice@cano.org.uk or call 01295 221448)

or directly with Oxfordshire County Council as follows:

Useful Contacts - Oxfordshire County Council

Assessment Team - weekdays daytime: call 0845 050 7666

Emergency Duty Team - after 5:00pm Monday to Thursday, and after 4:00pm on Fridays - call 0800 833408

Non-Emergency Police Team

Report historic concerns dial 101.

If you need to contact Cherwell District Council Safeguarding team, please email safeguarding@cherwell-dc.gov.uk


Non-emergency sources of help

Sources of advice and help


Local Authority - Social Services


Oxfordshire County Council

Adult Social Care

Tel: 0345 050 7666

Out of Hours – 0800 833408


Northamptonshire County Council

Adult Social Care

adultcarencc@northamptonshire.gcsx.gov.uk

Tel: 0300 126 1000

Out of Hours – 01604 626938


Local Authority – Housing Services


Cherwell District Council – 01295 227004


South Northamptonshire Council – 01327 322163


Local Womens Aid / Refuge


Womens Aid (National) 0808 200 0247


Kiran Asian Womens Aid (National) – 0208 5581 986


Womans Aid (Northampton) 08451 232311


Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Services – 0800 731 0055


Non-Emergency Police

Cherwell – 101

Northamptonshire – 03000 111 222

Northamptonshire Domestic Incident Officer – 01327 303022


Other


National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV) – 0844 8044 999 or office@ncdv.org.uk

(for help with obtaining court orders)

Sexual Assault Referral Centres – 0845 519 7638

Karma Nivarna (honour based violence) – 0800 0080 151

Forced Marriage Unit – 0207 0080 151

Mens Advice Line – 0808 801 0327

Mankind – 0870 794 4124

National Stalking Helpline – 0808 802 0300

Broken Rainbow - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans (LGBT) Domestic Violence Helpline – 0300 999 5428


Cherwell


EVE (Womens Wellbeing Project) – for women & men

eveproject@btinternet.com

Tel: 01869 232461


South Northamptonshire


Northamptonshire Sunflower Centre

01604 233684