Welcome to the Darlington Safeguarding Board

Are you concerned about a child?

Contact the Children's initial Advice Team

Professionals on 01325 406252, Public on 01325 406222 or Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team on 01642 524552.

Are you concerned about an adult?

Contact the First Point of Contact Team 

on 01325 406111 or the Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team on 01642 524552.

Welcome to Darlington Safeguarding Partnership website.  We hope you will find it a useful resource, for keeping children, young people and adults with needs for care and support safe.


Safeguarding Training

All Safeguarding training sessions have been cancelled until further notice in response to the new measures in place to manage the coronavirus outbreak.  

We will be closely monitoring the developments and will keep you updated.


Safeguarding Awareness Campaigns 2020

2 April - World Autism Day

17 April - National Children’s Day

18-24 May - Mental Health Awareness week 

13-26 May - Foster Care Fortnight

15 May - International Day of Families 

17 May - National Children’s Day 

17 May - International day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia