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Many services will be experiencing disruption at this time. Please contact them directly for further information.

For guidance on Coronavirus and the latest information on the situation in Devon, visit Devon County Council's Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice page.

Staying safe

Here you can find information and advice about keeping safe. You can find information on topics such as crime prevention or who to contact if someone you know is being abused

If you think a vulnerable adult is being abused in any way, tell someone. You can speak in confidence to one of the Safeguarding Adults teams. 

  • For Devon contact Care Direct on 0345 1551 007 (8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm on Saturdays) or email csc.caredirect@devon.gov.uk 

    If an emergency situation happens outside these hours or on a Bank Holiday contact the Emergency Duty Service on 0345 6000 388.

  • For Torbay call 01803 219700 or email Safeguarding Adults

 

 If you are worried about a child:

  • For Devon call 0345 155 1071 (out of hours 0845 6000 388)
  • For Torbay call 01803 208100  (out of hours 0300 4564 876)

If the problem needs immediate action phone 999.

If you want to contact the police but don’t think the issue requires immediate action call 101.

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Environmental Health

Environmental Health is made up of a number of services which are provided by your district, city or borough council. The aim is to improve people's health and quality of life. These services help to make sure that the food you eat is safe, the…
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Esther Community

We provide a safe and supportive environment for young people aged 16-25 who are experiencing homelessness. Our objective is to be the first step on the journey to securing and maintaining permanent accommodation. Working within a multi-agency framework we ensure that the best and most…
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Exmoor Search and Rescue Team

Searches for missing or injured persons and removes them to a place of safety. A resource to the Devon and Cornwall and Avon and Somerset Police Forces. Membership is open to anyone of age 18 or over. Registered Charity Number 1098037.
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Family Lives

Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in raising children, from dads and mums, grandparents, step-parents and non-resident…
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First Line Protect - Personal SOS, Fall and GPS Tracking Alarms

Receive the highest level of care, with industry-leading technology and software experts. Personal SOS Alarms are designed to help individuals live more independently. The service is also highly valuable for those who live alone, are at risk of falling, living with dementia, epilepsy, disability or a…
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3rd Floor86-90 Paul StreetLondonLondonEC2A 4NE

Galop: the UK’s LGBT+ anti-abuse charity

Galop works directly with thousands of LGBT+ people who have experienced abuse and violence every year. We specialise in supporting victims and survivors of domestic abuse, sexual violence, hate crime, and other forms of abuse including honour-based abuse, forced marriage, and so-called conversion therapies. We…
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Unit 2g, Leroy House, 436Essex RoadLondonN1 3QP

Guinness Care Lifeline

Lifeline is a personal alarm system worn as a discreet wrist strap or necklace pendant and connected to a 24 hour response centre which is open 365 days a year. If you are unwell or concerned about your safety at home you trigger the alarm and…
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Guinness Care and SupportHillfields House, Matford CourtSigford RoadExeterDevonEX2 8NL

Helpline - Personal Alarms for the Elderly

Helpline provides alarms for the elderly to ensure peace of mind for you and your family. Our five-star service means that the concerns of you and your loved one are our number one priority. We’ve been in the business for a long time and are proud of…
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Helpline Limited1 Harley StreetLondonW1G 9QD

Home Call Alarms - Exeter City Council

Our Exeter Home Call service provides alarms for rent by people at risk, including the elderly, those with mobility problems, medical conditions or those in sheltered housing. This enables people to continue to live in their own homes. Providing peace of mind to themselves and…
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Exeter Home Call Alarm CentreCivic Centre, Paris StreetExeterDevonEX1 1RQ

Home from Hospital service

Returning home from hospital can leave you worried about how you will cope and whether you need extra support. Our Home from Hospital care service makes the transition easier and can normally be arranged within days. The service is designed to help the elderly and…
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Taking CareOld Broad StreetLondonEC2N 1AD
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