Social Services Emergency Duty Team
This social work team deals with out-of-hour emergency situations for children, adults and mental health that cannot safely be left until the next working day, and will provide information and advice to keep the situation safe until the next day.
5.00pm - 1.00am Monday to Thursday.
4.30pm - 1.00am Friday.
Weekends and bank holidays: 9.00am - 1.00am.
One person remains on duty from 1.00am until 9.00am for the most serious emergencies only.
If you are not sure whether your situation is an emergency, more information is available on our Social Services emergency help at night, weekends and bank holidays page.