A 16-page best practice guide on adult safeguarding has been published by the East Anglia and NHS Adult Safeguarding Forum. The Forum says its Adult Safeguarding Best Practice Guidance for Providers of Healthcare in East Anglia and Essex has received “phenomenal” feeback in terms of the value of the resource for health and social care providers and practitioners.
NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk & West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Groups have produced a safeguarding adults best practice matrix. You can download it in two documents. For document one, click here. For document two, click here.
A Skills for Care guide to adult safeguarding on the Skills for Care website.
The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) has published its Safeguarding Adults Annual Report, England 2014-15.
SCIE, the Social Care Institute for Excellence, is a leading improvement support agency and independent charity, working with the care and support sector in the UK. Its has a comprehensive selection of films and videos on its website covering many subjects called Social Care TV. The following is a link to 5 films all about safeguarding adults. They include teaching people to protect themselves from crime and abuse.
A Skills for Care briefing document about the Care Act 2014 implications for safeguarding.
CQC information about safeguarding people.