Safeguarding policies and procedures

Report a concern

If you think someone is at risk or is being abused, you should report it to South Tyneside Council:

Report a concern about an adult

Report a concern about a child

Adults Policies and Procedures 

The online safeguarding adults policies and procedures explain how agencies will work together in South Tyneside to safeguard adults at risk of abuse and neglect.

To view the online safeguarding policies and procedures, visit: 

South Tyneside Safeguarding APPP

Children's Policies and Procedures

The online safeguarding policies and procedures for children aims to strengthen the approach to safeguarding across the sub region.

To view the policies and procedures, go to:

Safeguarding Children Partnership Procedures Manual