Information on safeguarding
Lancashire County Council is responsible for adult and children's social care in the Preston district. Its social care services include:
- safeguarding children
- safeguarding adults
- social workers
- help at home
- financial support
- help for people who care for someone
- unable to live at home
If you are concerned about the safety of a child or adult:
Where there is a serious and immediate threat to a child or adult please call 999.
- Children's social care: 0300 123 6720 or out of hours 0300 123 6722.
- Adult social care: 0300 123 6721
For more information on social care in Preston please visit Lancashire County Council health and social care web page.