Find help with Domestic Abuse  

Dumfries and Galloway Council, visit our website at:

Police Scotland, visit our page at:


Dumfries & Galloway Public Protection Partnership

Public Protection activity in Dumfries and Galloway, is overseen by the multi-agency Dumfries and Galloway Public Protection Partnership.

This Partnership is headed by the Chief Officers Group: Public Protection, which has responsibility for strategic leadership and oversight of delivery of services and improved outcomes for Child Protection, Adult Protection, Domestic Abuse and Violence Against Women (DAVAWP) and Offender Management (Multi Agency Public Protection Agenda - MAPPA) issues affecting Dumfries and Galloway.

Visit the website at: Public Protection Home Page - Public Protection (


Help with Immigration Issues - DAGCAS

Citizens Advice provide a wide resource of advice, information and guidance relating to immigration at the following link: Immigration Resources - Citizens advice Scotland 

They also have access to a translation service


ADS - Family Support 

Are you concerned about a loved one's alcohol or drug use? visit: Being There Family Support | Alcohol & Drug Support (


Armed Forces and Ex Service Personnel Information can be found at:

Scottish Housing Guide for People Leaving the Armed Forces and Ex Service Personnel

Scottish Veterans Residencies Leaflet: /Data/Pub/PublicWebsite/ImageLibrary/SVR Residences Leaflet.pdf

welcome-scotland-guide-service-personnel-families-scotland-updated-2023.pdf (