At Ingeus the safety of all our learners is our highest priority. If you are experiencing any issues please raise them in confidence with your Training Advisor who will take all necessary steps to help you.
Our Safeguarding contact list collects together contact details for a wide-range of support organisations.
These are the organisations the SG Contact List contains.
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UK's anti-bullying website, offering information and advice to victims and their families
A site about the dangers of interactive online services like chat, Instant Messenger, online games, email and mobiles. True case study stories are available for information purposes
Available for anyone who has any concerns about a young person's welfare
Tel: 0800 1111
Cruse Bereavement Care
Charity offering support and counselling for people who have suffered a loss
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Young Person's Free Helpline: 0808 808 1677
FRANK (National Drugs Helpline)
24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Free and confidential advice and information on drugs
Tel: 0800 77 66 00
Committed to keeping children safe from abuse. First charity in UK specifically established to prevent bullying and child sex abuse. Includes a Keepsafe Code that is written in language easily understood by young people.
The 'Missing Kit' developed b y Livewires Design Ltd, teaches children how to use the Internet safely. It includes a CR-ROM game for children, parent/teacher guide, a video and poster. The website also has information on internet safety issues
Local Safeguarding Board
Core remit of the LSCB's is to coordinate all the relevant local authorities, health bodies and police to ensure all are working effectively together.
Newcastle Safeguarding Children Board
Tel: 0191 277 7485
UK mental health charity who work to improve the quality of life for people with mental health difficulties.
Tel: 020 8519 2122 or 0845 766 0163
National Centre for Domestic Violence
Specialises in helping victims of domestic violence obtain non-molestation and other orders from court to protect them from further abuse.
Tel: 0800 970 2070
A National Voice
Main aim is to create positive changes to the Care System in England and provide a national voice for the approx 60,000 children and young people who are looked after in the UK Website: www.anationalvoice.org
Aim to protect children from cruelty, support vulnerable families, campaign for changes to the law and raise awareness about abuse.
Tel: 0808 800 5000
The UK's leading charity that helps young people overcome barriers and get their lives on track
Tel: 0800 842 842
Princess Royal Trust for Carers
Support for young people caring at home for family members or friends with disabilities and chronic illness. Largest provider of Young Carers support through interactive websites
Largest UK organisation that specialises in relationship counselling and support.
Tel: 0845 456 1310 or 01788 573241
Website created by people with learning difficulties to ensure it is in an easy to read and view format. They support people with learning difficulties who have been affected by trauma and abuse, and also their families, carers and professionals.
Helpline: 0808 808 0700
Charity offering 24 hours a day confidential support and advice to anyone in distress.
Tel: 020 8394 8300
Suzy Lamplugh Trust
Raise awareness of the importance of personal safety and to provide solutions that help people avoid violence and aggression so live safer lives.
Tel: 020 7091 0014
Think U Know
Latest information on internet sites, mobile phones and new technology. All information here is supplied by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)
Tel: 0870 000 3344
National charity supporting people with learning difficulties and vulnerable people who have experienced crime or abuse. Support also extends to family members, carers and professional workers
Tel: 0845 122 8695