If you are member of the public and want to raise a safeguarding issue, please call:

Children 0151 907 8305 9am-5pm - Out of hours 0345 050 0148

Adults: 0151 907 8306

In an emergency please dial 999

For professionals please click here. Safeguarding of children and adults is a high priority for NHS Halton Clin­i­cal Com­mis­sion­ing Group (CCG) and there is strong commitment to ensuring that structures and governance arrangements for safeguarding are robust. The protection of vulnerable children and adults at risk from abuse and neglect is fundamental to delivering health and wellbeing and core to delivering the quality agenda. 

NHS Halton CCG also ensures that organisations commissioned to provide services have appropriate safeguarding systems, including clear accessible policy and procedure, safer recruitment, training and governance systems. The principal philosophy is that safeguarding is everybody’s business and all staff will respond and act to raise safeguarding awareness and address any emerging issues. 

Safeguarding Children, Young People and Adults at Risk in the NHS: Safeguarding Accountability and Assurance Framework.

You can find out more about safeguarding Adults

You can find out more about safeguarding Children