The following partners have contributed to the development of the procedural framework as members of South Tyneside Safeguarding Adults Board:

  • South Tyneside Council
  • South Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Northumbria Police
  • South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
  • Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
  • Northumbria Community Rehabilitation Company
  • Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Services
  • Northumbria Probation Trust
  • South Tyneside Homes
  • North East Ambulance Service
  • South Tyneside Community Safety Partnership

We wish to thank all of the individuals, statutory and non-statutory representatives and agencies whose expertise and time have made this document possible.  In particular we wish to thank the original author of the Pan-London procedures, Lorraine Stanforth, on which these procedures were first based.