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Safeguarding advice for volunteers

If you have safeguarding concerns about any child or vulnerable person you meet during your volunteering, it is important that you know who to pass your concerns on to.

Looking out for resident safety

If you see something that worries you when out and about volunteering, please report it to us.

Children’s Social Care

  • Children's Services contact team: 020 7527 7400
  • Disabled Children's team: 020 7527 3366

Adults - Islington Access Service

Our safeguarding video below gives more advice on how to stay safe.

The police have produced a handy guide to avoiding financial fraud that volunteers may also wish to refer to.

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