Undertaking a Safeguarding Referral to the Local Authority

If someone you know is experiencing an immediate threat of danger or death contact 999.

Undertaking a Safeguarding Referral to the Local Authority 

Safeguarding Children/Young People Tel: 01522 782111 
Safeguarding Adults  Tel: 01522 782155
Out of Hours Children and Adults  Tel: 01522 782333
Police Public Protection Unit (PPU) Tel: 01522 947590
LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer) Tel: 01522 554674

Children Referral

Safeguarding Children/Young People  Tel:01522 782111, then the out of hours number

Forms - Safeguarding Referral Form

Children's Social Care pages

Adult Referral

Safeguarding adults Tel:01522 782155

Out of hours Tel: 01522 782333

Adult referral form

I am worried about a child/young person, adult at risk of abuse and/or neglect

Further detail regarding undertaking a safeguarding referral can be found at the following website links:

Lincolnshire Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)

Lincolnshire Children.Net (Practiotioner section)


Lincolnshire Safeguarding Adults Board (LSAB)