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To report a concern about a child please ring:

Duty Social Work:
Monday to Friday (9am to 5pm) - 01595 744421
Outside those hours/when closed - 01595 695611

Police - 101

Children's Reporter - 0131 244 3780

To comment on this website, make suggestions about improvements to the Shetland inter-agency Child Protection Procedures, or request further information and support, please contact:

Shetland Child Protection Committee:
Lead Officer: Kate Gabb      01595 744435            E mail; kate.gabb@shetland.gov.uk

Old Library, Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

Independent Convener: Tam Baillie, c/o Old Library Centre, Lower Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

Vice Chair: Martha Nicolson, Chief Social Work Officer, Shetland Islands Council, Hayfield House, Hayfield Lane, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0QD

Or you are free to speak to any member of the Child Protection Committee. See the latest CPC Annual Report to find out who they are.

To report a concern about an adult please ring:

Duty Social Work:
Monday to Friday (9am to 5pm) - 01595 744400
Outside those hours/when closed - 01595 695611

Police - 101

To comment on this website, make suggestions about improvements to the Shetland inter-agency Adult Protection Procedures, or request further information and support, please contact:

Shetland Adult Protection Committee:
Lead Officer: Kate Gabb      01595 744435            E mail; kate.gabb@shetland.gov.uk

Old Library, Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL 

Independent Convener: Tam Baillie, c/o Old Library Centre, Lower Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0EL

Vice Chair: Janice Irvine, Senior Charge Midwife, NHS Shetland, Gilbert Bain Hospital, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0RB.

To report a concern about domestic abuse please ring:

Duty Social Work:
Monday to Friday (9am to 5pm) - 01595 744421
Outside those hours/when closed - 01595 695611

Police - 101

Shetland Domestic Abuse Partnership
Co-ordinator: Rachel McDill, Shetland Islands Council, Community Planning & Development, Solarhus, 3 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0LZ.   Telephone  - 01595 744527  Email - rachel.mcdill@shetland.gov.uk
 
Acting Chair: Dr Susan Laidlaw, c/o Shetland Islands Council, 3 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick, ZE1 0LZ, Shetland Islands


 

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 744421

Duty Social Work (for Adults)
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:
01595 744400

Outside office hours:
01595 695611

Police: 101

Children’s Reporter:
0131 244 3780