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If you know an older person who is being abused or who may be at risk of abuse, then you will find our information useful.
Whether you know the individual involved through your role as a professional, carer, relative or friend, we all have an important part to play in safeguarding them from abuse.
Below is a list of contacts if you suspect abuse but remember in an emergency call 999.
Safeguarding older people from abuse
London Safeguarding Policy and Procedure
Guidance on Chapter 14 of Care Act 2014
Hackney Safeguarding Team
Telephone:020 8356 5782 / 020 8356 2300 (Out of hours)
Secure email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alert Form:Click here to download the alert form
Newham Safeguarding Team
Telephone: 020 3373 0440
Alert Form: Click here to complete the alert form
Tower Hamlets Safeguarding Team
Telephone: 020 7364 5005 / 020 7364 4079 (Out of Hours - after 5pm and weekends/Bank holidays)
Alert Form: Click here to download the alert form
City of London Safeguarding Team
Telephone: 020 7332 1224/ 0208 356 2300 (Out of Hours and weekends/Bank holidays)
Havering Safeguarding Team
Telephone: 01708 433 550
Alert form: Click here to download the alert form
Waltham Forest Safeguarding Team
Telephone: 020 8496 3000