Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)

What is the MASH?

The Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent MASH is a partnership between seven key public sector organisations, covering the county of Staffordshire and the city of Stoke-on-Trent, who work together to improve safeguarding outcomes for children, adults with care and support needs and those people involved in serious domestic abuse situations.

 First Response Team (FRT) 0800 1313126 – Staffordshire children

Safeguarding Referral Team (SRT) 01782 235100 – Stoke-on-Trent children

Adults Referral Teams 0345 6042719 Staffordshire, 0800 5610015 Stoke-on-Trent


MASH website information  can be found here


Blind cord Awareness Poster

Following the recent tragedy involving a young child who has died in Stoke-on-Trent from window blind cord strangulation, please display the posters in your pharmacy and raise awareness of the risks associated. This will assist the SCB in their continued awareness campaign of the dangers of window blind cords.

Blind cord Awareness A5

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