Safeguarding

Safeguarding Adults

I use services for adults

For information about what to do if you are worried about something, different types of abuse and how to report abuse click here

I am a friend, relative or carer

For help in spotting signs of abuse, what to do if you are concerned with an adult, how to keep an adult safe and an explanation of what safeguarding is click here

I work with adults

Resources for individuals working with adults including safeguarding training, local and national policy, guidance, procedures and protocols are available here 

Safeguarding Adults Board

For information about the role of the safeguarding board, the agencies it represents its achievements and future plans click here

Look, listen, let us know

Take a look at this short animation which explains how important it is that we are all aware of our safeguarding responsibilities – of being alert to signs of abuse, harm or neglect of people living or working around us and telling us when you are concerned.