Thurrock was at the forefront of the Ask SAL launch in Colchester. YourThurrock spoke to Portfolio Holder for Adult Social Care, Cllr Amanda Arnold about the importance of the scheme aimed to safeguard all adults against abuse
The helpline is the result of a unique partnership between Southend, Essex and Thurrock Safeguarding Adults Boards and two leading national voluntary sector organisations: Action on Elder Abuse and Voice UK. The helpline provides a service for anyone concerned about an adult at risk of abuse, equivalent to that provided for children through Childline.
For access to hard copies of leaflets and posters or other material in alternative formats email ESAB@essex.gov.uk or call (01245) 506642.