Every day abuse of adults at risk goes unreported. Safeguarding adults means that local authorities, police and NHS agencies involved with adults who might be at risk of abuse have a duty of care to ensure that procedures are in place, that encourage reporting of suspected abuse, and take action to stop the abuse.
Access the multi-agency online procedures manual for Pan-Lancashire and Cumbria Safeguarding Adults Boards.
Useful information, templates and guidance to assist you, as a provider, in delivering quality services for vulnerable adults
Access information and guidance relating to the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (MCA DoLS)
Please use the alert form if you, or somebody you know, is being mistreated or abused