Safeguarding & Protocols​
Purple Cloud Therapy Safeguarding reminders and protocols​

Mobile phones are not used in therapy rooms or without prior consent

Pictures and videos are only taken by PCT camera with consent.  If under 16 with consent of parent/guardian who holds parental responsibility

All PCT policies and procedures are complied by staff, clients and visitors

All new staff and volunteers to have safeguarding and health and safety induction.

When PCT consider safeguarding it is useful to remember the categories of abuse and what to look out for. 

These are:                    

  • Physical abuse

  • Neglect

  • Emotional abuse

  • Sexual abuse

  • Coercive behaviour

  • Psychological abuse

  • Financial Abuse 

 

PCT work closely with external agencies to ensure we do all we can to promote the wellbeing of our clients, staff and volunteers.

 

Please be aware, any disclosure is treated respectfully but full confidentiality is not promised as we have a responsibility to uphold our duty of care to protect the safety of individuals.

 

PCT may need to forward information to another professional agency if concerns could lead to harm of individuals or others.

External Contact Details
NATIONAL:

IN AN EMERGENCY TEL: 999

Police Non-emergency – Tel: 101

London

IN AN EMERGENCY – TEL: 999

Police Non-emergency – Tel: 101

 

 

 

HERTFORDSHIRE:  

  • IN AN EMERGENCY TEL: 999

  • Police Non-emergency – Tel: 101

  • Hertfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board (HSAB) – Tel: 0300 123 40 42

  • Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board (HSCB) – Tel: 01992 588757

  • Hertfordshire Partnership Adult Community Mental Health – Tel: 01707 253 800

  • CAMHS –   Tel: 01438 843 322  (8am – 5pm)

                           Tel: 0300 777 0707 (8am – 5pm)

 

Prevention Assessment and Treatment Hertfordshire (PATH) –         Tel: 01438 822 959

Tel: 0300 777 0707

Bedfordshire

IN AN EMERGENCY TEL: 999

Police Non-emergency – Tel: 101

Luton Borough Rapid Intervention & Assessment Team (Social Services for Children) – 

Tel: 01582 547 653

(Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm)

 

Bedfordshire Police Specialist Public Protection enquiries –   Tel: 01234 846 960

                                                                                          (Mon – Fri 7am -5pm)

                                                                                          (weekends 8am – 4pm)

 

Local Authority Designated Office (LADO) – Paul James (The reporting of safeguarding concerns regarding professionals) – Tel: 01582 548 069

 

Luton & Central Beds Mental Heath Unit – Tel: 020 7655 4000

Tel: 01462 730707

Out of Hours: 07340 890882

purplecloudtherapy@gmail.com

 

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