This guidance aims to support NHS and local authority commissioners of care homes to ensure that safeguarding is central to the commissioning process and a primary concern for residential and nursing care home providers.
Adult abuse resources and services
Guidance on protecting at risk adults from abuse and responsing to incidents of abuse.
The lessons learned and subsequent changes in practice following the murder of Steven Hoskin.
Safeguarding through increased awareness and good communication both in residential and community care.
The film focuses on the personal story of Philip who suffered abuse in the family home for many years. Since he spoke out about the abuse, Philip has been supported to live a full and independent life.
This film is about a training scheme in Plymouth that helps people to protect themselves from abuse.
This report shares findings from research, policy and practice on prevention in adult safeguarding and presents a wide range of approaches that can help prevent abuse.
This guide aims to support people making referrals to the POVA list under the Care Standards Act 2000. It will help employers and managers to make effective referrals that can be processed efficiently, leading to accurate and timely decisions on POVA listing by the Secretary of State for Health.