Safeguarding adult referrals

For all safeguarding adult referrals please telephone the relevant local authority to make the referral before submitting the referral form.

Derbyshire County Council

Contact Derbyshire County Council:

  • from 8am to 8pm on Monday to Friday and from 9:30am to 4pm on Saturdays tel: 01629 533190
  • outside office hours tel: 01629 532600

Amber Valley (Ripley, Alfreton, Belper)

email: asch.bsambervalley@derbyshire.gov.uk

Bolsover (Clowne, Whitwell)

email: asch.bsbolsover@derbyshire.gov.uk

Chesterfield

email: asch.bschesterfield@derbyshire.gov.uk

Erewash (Long Eaton, Ilkeston)

email: asch.bserewash@derbyshire.gov.uk

High Peak (Glossop, Buxton, Matlock)

email: asch.bshighpeak@derbyshire.gov.uk

North East Derbyshire (Clay Cross, Dronfield, Eckington)

email: asch.bsnortheast@derbyshire.gov.uk

South Dales (Ashbourne, Swadlincote, Shardlow, Willington, Hilton, Etwall)

email: asch.bssouthdales@derbyshire.gov.uk

Derby City Council

Contact Derby City Council:

  • tel: 01332 642855
  • outside office hours tel: 01332 786968

You can also send the referral form by email: adultsmash@derby.gov.uk or fax: 01332 643299.

Adult safeguarding decision making guidance

The adult safeguarding decision making guidance provides guidance to support decision-making in relation to completing adult safeguarding referrals.