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

Darlington Coronavirus Community Support Hub

Darlington Borough Council have produced a Useful Information Contact Sheet which gives details of what support continues to be available across the borough throughout the Pandemic. Covid Help Contact Leaflet

Darlington Borough Council continues to support HUB open seven days a week, to help those people in the borough most affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. 

You can call the HUB on 01325 405000

Find out more about the Darlington Community Support Hub [external link]

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

3-9 May Maternal Mental Health Week [External Link]

11-24 May Foster Care Fortnight [External Link]

18-24 May Mental Health Awareness Week [External Link]