Protecting adults at risk in London: Good practice resource

Recognition and indicators of adult abuse: Neglect and acts of omission

Evidence of any one indicator from the following list should not be taken on its own as proof that abuse is occurring. However, it should alert practitioners to make further assessments and to consider other factors associated with the adult at risk’s situation.

Types ofneglect and acts of omission

Possible indicators of neglect and acts of omission