Preventing Abuse

Living a life that's free from harm and abuse is everyone’s human right. We all need to act as good neighbours and citizens in looking out for one another and preventing abusive situations that put adults and children at risk of harm
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What is Abuse

There are lots of different types of abuse including:

  • Physical Abuse
  • Domestic violence or abuse
  • Sexual abuse
  • Psychological or emotional abuse
  • Financial or material abuse
  • Modern Slavery 
  • Discriminatory abuse
  • Organisational or institutional abuse
  • Neglect or acts of omission
  • Self-neglect

Find out more and report concerns

Contact Shropshire Safeguarding Community Partnership

Keeping Adults Safe

Keeping Children Safe

Crime & Community Safety

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