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 Adult 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

The multi-agency training programme is now available for the period January to June 2022.  See our Training page for details of all courses and e-learning modules available.

COVID-19 Information

Information for partners

Further information and guidance on COVID-19

Advice for Parents

Advice for parents during coronavirus


Key Safeguarding Awareness Campaigns 2022

International Day of Innocent Children – Victims of Aggression 4 June 

For more information see the observances website.

Carers Week 7 - 13 June 

For more details see the carersweek website.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 15 June

For more information see Elderabuse.org and Hourglass websites

Stop Cyber Bullying Day 18 June 

For more details see the stopcyberbullying website.

Learning Disability Week 20 - 26 June

For more details see the Mencap website.