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FOR CONCERNS RELATING TO THE SAFETY OR WELFARE OF AN ADULT IN VULNERABLE CIRCUMSTANCES:


Bournemouth and Christchurch

Care Direct Service
Tel: 01202 454979
Email: caredirect@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Emergency Duty Service (out of hours)
Tel: 01202 657279
Email: ASC.EmergencyDutyService@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

FOR CONCERNS RELATING TO THE WELFARE OF A CHILD:

BCP Council Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
Tel: 01202 458102
Email: MASH@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Children's Social Care Out of Hours
Tel: 01202 738256
Email: ChildrensOOHS@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

For a range of issues that are worrying you relating to parents and their families you can contact FAMILY LIVES (formally known as Parentline) 0808 800 2222.

FOR CONCERNS RELATING TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE:

National domestic violence 24 hour helpline: 0808 2000 247

Local Services

Bournemouth Women’s Refuge: 01202 547755
Poole Women’s Refuge: 01202 748488
Bournemouth Domestic Violence Outreach Project: 01202 547755
Poole Domestic Violence Outreach Project: 01202 710777
Butterfly Foundation: 01202 463016
Citizen Advice Bureau: 03444 111444
Rape Crisis: 01202 308855
Relate (Bournemouth & Poole): 01202 311231

National Services

National centre for Domestic Violence (free legal advice) 08709 220704
Men’s advice line (national helpline for male victims) 0808 8010327
Forced Marriages Unit - 0207 008151
Women’s Aid/Refuge 24hr Helpline - 0808 2000247
Support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) Victims - Broken Rainbow - 0300 999 5428 or 08452 60 44 60
(Mon 14.00-20.00; Wed 10.00-13.00; Thurs 14.00-20.00)
Support for Male Victims - Respect - 0808 801 0327
Help for the Perpetrator - Respect - 0845 1228609

FOR MATERNITY SUPPORT:

https://maternitymattersdorset.nhs.uk/support/emotional/

National Helplines

Samaritans 116 123
NHS Helpline 111
Childline 0800 1111
Debt helpline 0808 808 4000
Victim Support: 0845 38 99 528


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