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In this section you will find

Adult Protection

Child Protection

Domestic Abuse

Shetland Public Protection Committee

ANNUAL Reports


Adult Protection Committee

Biennial Reports


National Adult Protection Co-ordinator Newsletters

APC Conference Presentations 

Financial Harm

Power of Attorney

Human Trafficking

Self Neglect


Useful Websites

Child Protection Committee

Annual Reports


Child Sexual Exploitation

Internet Safety


Parental Substance Misuse

Getting our Priorities Right - http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0042/00420685.pdf

Protocol 4  - Protecting children and young people affected by adults with problem substance use

OPEN - Peer Mentoring Project

OPEN Project - Project information  

OPEN Peer Mentoring Project - Recruitment and Referral Information

Useful Websites & Links

USEful documents

Domestic Abuse


Research & Documents

Useful Websites

If you are concerned about someone’s welfare, please tell someone who can help.

These are the phone numbers:

Duty Social Work (for Children)
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:
01595 744420

Duty Social Work (for Adults)
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm:
01595 744468

Outside office hours:
01595 695611

Police: 101

Children’s Reporter:
0131 244 3780