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.


COVID-19- Information for partners

Further information and guidance on COVID-19

COVID-19- Advice for Parents

Advice for parents during coronavirus

Safeguarding Training

Virtual Teams Training sessions are currently available until we are in a position to safely carry out face-to-face training. See our Training page for more information.

Safeguarding and Key Awareness Campaigns 2021

  • 9-10 October - National Hate Crime Awareness Week
  • 10 October - World Mental Health Awareness Day
  • 10 October - World Suicide Prevention Day
  • 18 October - Anti-Slavery Day