Norfolk and Waveney CCGs have produce a quick guide to Adult Safeguarding which directs Independent practitioners to a 24 hour helpline for further advice.
Norfolk also has a Multi agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) which brings key professionals together to facilitate early, better quality, information sharing, analysis and decision-making, to safeguard children, young people and vulnerable adults more effectively.
Within the MASH, information from different agencies will be collated and used to decide what action to take. As a result, the agencies will be able to act quickly in a co-ordinated and consistent way, ensuring that children and vulnerable adults are kept safe.
As a professional with a NEW safeguarding concern regarding a child, young person or vulnerable adult you can:-
Telephone 0344 800 8020
If completing a NSCB1 –referral form please return to:-
Fax: 01603 762445
Post: The MASH Team Manager, Floor 5, Vantage House, Fisher’s Lane, Norwich NR2 1ET
For specialist Police Advice you can contact the Duty Detective Sergeant within the MASH.
Email :- MASHSupervisors@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
Call :- 01603 276151
As part of the community pharmacy Sexual Health service you should be confident in using, and have a copy of, the Fraser Guidelines for use during consultations.
You may also wish to read Spotting The Signs National Proforma as part of your CPD