Worried about a child

If you are suspicious that serious harm is happening or is likely to happen to a child, you can call Children and Families Social Care

0191 424 5010 (Mon – Fri 8.30am – 5.00pm)
0191 456 2093 (Outside of the above time)

For more information and advice freephone NSPCC 0808 800 5000

Worried about an adult

If you are worried about the safety of an adult, you can call the Let’s Talk Team on 0191 424 6000