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Other Support Services

Early Help and Safeguarding Hub (EHaSH) (Social Care)

If you are worried about a child/young person or think that they might be at risk of harm, abuse or neglect, you can contact the Early Help and Safeguarding Hub (EHaSH) to discuss your concern and receive advice:
Tel: (01482) 395500    
Email: childrens.socialcare@eastriding.gcsx.gov.uk

For more information visit the EHaSH page on:

 East Riding of Yorkshire Council website (External council website - opens in new window)


ERSCB Threshold Guidance - update May 2017 (pdf 715kb opens in new window)


Children and Young people's Specialist Services

0-25 SEND Team (including Portage and Children’s Disability and Health Team)

View more information on Children and Young people's Specialist Services in the Local Offer directory

View more information on Portage in the Local Offer directory

Tel: (01482) 394000


Young Carers Support

A Young Carer is a person under 18 who regularly provides emotional and/or practical support and assistance for a family member who is disabled, has low mental health or is physically unwell or who misuses substances.

Young Carers Leaflet March 2019 (pdf 698kb, opens in new window)


Changing Places

Changing Places toilets have enough space and the right equipment, including a height adjustable changing bench and a hoist for people who cannot use standard accessible toilets.

For more information visit the Changing Places website (external website)


RADAR Key

A special key that allows you to use locked disabled toilets anywhere in the UK. You can apply for a RADAR key at your local Customer Service Centre. Just show your Shop and Save card to show your family is eligible. The keys cost £2.50.

For more information visit the East Riding of Yorkshire Council website (External council website - opens in new window)


Blue Badge

The Blue Badge scheme provides a range of parking concessions for people with severe mobility problems who have difficulty using public transport, so that they can park close to where they need to go.

For information about eligibility and to apply for a Blue Badge, please visit

East Riding of Yorkshire Council's website (opens in new window).

Or visit

GOV.UK (external website, opens in new window) for more information from the Department for Transport.


Home alterations - Aids & adaptions

For more information on home alterations, aids  adaptations, please use the links below:

Council tenants - Adaptations for Disabled Occupants (External council website - opens in new window)

Private housing - Request Equipment (External council website - opens in new window)


Humberside Fire and Rescue - Juvenile Firesetters Intervention Scheme 

Humberside Fire and Rescue run an intervention scheme designed to minimise the risk of children who are fascinated with or play with fire from starting fires.

Please click on the link below to visit the Humberside Fire and Rescue Safeguarding page and to apply for the intervention scheme.

Safeguarding - Humberside Fire and Rescue Website (external website) 


Securing sufficient accommodation for Looked After Children statement and process for placement finding.

Guidance requires that, from April 2010, local authorities should include their plans for meeting the sufficiency, duty in the relevant commissioning strategies and that from April 2011, they must be in a position to secure, where reasonably practicably, sufficient accommodation for looked after children within their area.

This document sets out how East riding of Yorkshire Council, aim to meet the sufficiency duty and its priorities for action over the coming year:

Securing Sufficient Accommodation For Looked After Children Statement ( pdf, 234kb opens in new window)