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THE RIGHT START: ADULT SAFEGUARDING AWARENESS

This training is funded by Staffordshire County Council. To access this session for FREE you must be a member of Support Staffordshire.  Support Staffordshire reserves the right to charge you for your booking if you are not a member.


Who should attend:

This session is aimed at individuals who work or volunteer with adults who may be vulnerable to abuse.

Overview:

This introductory session will provide participants with an understanding of what to look for to safeguard adults from harm, how to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately.

Topics covered:
  • An overview of the legislation relevant to adult safeguarding
  • The risks associated with vulnerable adults and how to help lower these risks
  •  An explanation of 10 types of abuse
  •  Recognising signs and symptoms of different forms of abuse
  •  How to deal with a disclosure of abuse
  •  Referral and reporting procedures – the internal processes and the responsibility of local authorities

**Members failure to attend without prior cancellation will result in you being charged the standard half day member rate of £30. To avoid being charged you must provide a minimum of two working days’ notice so that your place can be offered to another organisation.**

Date

22 Nov 2023
Expired!

Time

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

ONLINE via Zoom

Organizer

Support Staffordshire
Phone
0300 777 1207
Email
info@supportstaffordshire.org.uk
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