Report 41: Prevention in adult safeguarding

Emerging evidence

'People who use services are clear that effective prevention in safeguarding is not about over-protective paternalism or risk-averse practice.'

The case studies in this section present examples of emerging good practice in adult safeguarding and prevention. Each case study has contact details should you find it useful to find out more information with a view to implementing the ideas presented.


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