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Safer Internet Day 2022

Published: 09 February 2022

Grooming is where a person, or group of people, actively seek out vulnerable young people to build a relationship with them, and tricks or pressures them to do something sexual.  This could be through using gifts or blackmail to achieve their goals.

If you or someone you know are worried they might be being groomed please go to this website and report it.


or contact Duty Social Work on (01595) 744420 (Mon-Frid 9am to 5pm)

Out of Hours (01595) 695611

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