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Adult Support and Protection Awareness Day - 20 February 2023

Published: 23 February 2023

National Adult Protection Awareness day held on Monday 20 February is aimed at drawing attention to the risk of physical, psychological, financial or sexual harm for some adults who may be unable to safeguard themselves.  Right now, with the high cost of living some people aremore at risk of harm from neglect or self-neglect. 

This animation explains why and what to do about it:

If you are concerned about someone’s welfare, please tell someone who can help.

These are the phone numbers:

Duty Social Work (for Children)
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:
01595 744420

Duty Social Work (for Adults)
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:
01595 744468

Outside office hours:
01595 695611

Police: 101

Children’s Reporter:
0131 244 3780