Safeguarding

National Safeguarding Adults Week 2021

Safeguarding Adults Week 2021 will take place from 15 - 21 November. Safeguarding Adults Week is a time for organisations to come together to raise awareness of important safeguarding issues. The aim is to highlight safeguarding key issues, facilitate conversations and to raise awareness of safeguarding best practice.

National Safeguarding Adults Week 2021

Below is our list of events that are taking place during Safeguarding Adults Week 2021:

Day

Theme

Session theme

Time Slot

By Who

Link for event

Monday

Emotional Abuse and Safeguarding Mental Health

Domestic abuse and coercive control

09:00 – 09:45

Black Country Woman’s Aid

Booking Link

 

Emotional Abuse and Safeguarding Mental Health

Mental Health and Hoarding

10:00 – 11:00

West Midlands Fire Service and Clouds End

Booking Link

 

Emotional Abuse and Safeguarding Mental Health

Never too late project – it’s for over 55s experiencing DA

13:00 -14:00

CHADD

Booking Link

 

Emotional Abuse and Safeguarding Mental Health

Mental Health

Dols/MCA

 

eLearning

DSPP eLearning around Mental Capacity Act

Introduction to Mental Capacity Act

Tuesday

The power of Language

Safeguarding and Learning Disabilities

10:00 – 11:00

Dudley Voices for Choices

Booking Link

Tuesday

Adult Grooming

Scams and Financial Abuse Awareness

10:00 – 12:30

Trading Standards, Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Booking Link

Wednesday

Digital Safeguarding

Online harms and the risk to adults & young people

eLearning

Safe and Sound / Dudley Safeguarding People Partnership

Online Harms - Introduction

Thursday

Grooming

Grooming and Online Harms and the risks they pose to Adults - with special guest Ivan Humble (Former Far-Right Associate)

13:00 – 15:30

Dudley Safeguarding People Partnership

We are pleased to announce that Ivan Humble who is a former Far-Right Associate, who was a member of the English Defence League will also be speaking about his journey through radicalisation. 

Booking Link

Friday

Creating Safer Organisational Cultures

Why did I not tell you?

13:30 – 14:30

Dudley Voices for Choices

Booking Link