ADASS Inter-Authority Safeguarding ArrangementsGuidance

Cross-boundary considerations in safeguarding arrangements were originally covered in a protocol that was ratified by ADSS in 2004. This was developed into more comprehensive guidance and published by ADASS in 2012. Its purpose was to support Councils in resolving issues when a person was placed outside their own local authority and then subsequently experienced abuse or neglect.

Download the full guidnace document below.

Contacts

Sheffield

Tel: 0114 273 4908 (24hr)

If you are using a secure email system, you can email on:

email: adultsaccess@sheffield.gcsx.gov.uk

Barnsley

Tel: 01226 773 300

email: safeguardingadults@barnsley.gov.uk

Doncaster

Tel: 01302 737 391

email: ssfirst.team@doncaster.gov.uk‚Äč

Rotherham

Tel: 01709 822 330

If you don't wish to report a concern via telephone, there is also a web form on the Rotherham Metroplitan Borough Council website.