18 August 2020
Nottinghamshire County Council, Ashfield District Council, Bassetlaw District Council, Browtowe Borough Council, Gedling Borough Council, Mansfield District Council, Newark and Sherwood District Council and Rushcliffe Borough Council are all working together to ensure we support residents as best we can during the Coronavirus outbreak.
There are a number of local volunteer groups offering help if you are staying at home because of Coronavirus. To find what services are being offered in your area, click this link nottinghamshire.gov.uk/Coronaviruscommunityhub
The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) have produced a quick one-minute guide to safeguarding for volunteers: https://www.adass.org.uk/media/7901/safeguarding-for-volunteers.pdf
Our colleagues at Waltham Forest Council have produced a useful video resource regarding safeguarding adults for volunteer community organisations at this time:
If you need to make a safeguarding adults referral, please use the online form and you will be contacted as soon as possible https://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/care/safeguarding/reporting-abuse-professionals
Alternatively, you can call the MASH on 0300 500 8090