8. Resources and Links

Local Resources

Leaflets

  Making Safeguarding Personal - Leaflets about the Safeguarding Process

Posters and cards

Presentations

Safeguarding Adults Stakeholder event presentations (November 2015):

Information

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

 

Useful Links

  • CQC Care Quality Commission (CQC) - the independent regulator of all health and social care services in England. The role of the commission is to make sure that care provided by hospitals, dentists, ambulances, care homes and services in people’s own homes and elsewhere meets government standards of quality and safety.

  • SCIE Social Care Institute for Excellence

  • SCIE Practice Issues for Serious Case Reviews (developed for childrens SCRs but equally useful learning for adults).

  • GOV.UK  use the search function for a wealth of information from safeguarding, PREVENT, Modern Slavery, DBS, Mental Capacity, FGM etc

This is Not an Excuse - Abuse is not normal and it's never acceptable http://www.thisisnotanexcuse.org/about/

Action on Elder Abuse - work to protect and prevent the abuse of vulnerable older adults.  http://elderabuse.org.uk/

Care Quality Commission (CQC) - the independent regulator of all health and social care services in England. The role of the commission is to make sure that care provided by hospitals, dentists, ambulances, care homes and services in people’s own homes and elsewhere meets government standards of quality and safety. http://www.cqc.org.uk/

Nursing and Midwifery Council - As well as specific nursing and midwifery information there is also generic helpful safeguarding information including short.
films that would be of benefit for all to see.

Care Act Statutory Guidance Updated March 2016 -   https://www.gov.uk/guidance/care-and-support-statutory-guidance

Local Government Association website (LGA) http://www.local.gov.uk/care-support-reform/-/journal_content/56/10180/7740017/ARTICLE#table

Care Act Easy Read guidance https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/365345/Making_Sure_the_Care_Act_Works_EASY_READ.pdf

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) http://www.scie.org.uk/

GOV.UK – just use the search function for a wealth of information from safeguarding, PREVENT, Modern Slavery, DBS, Mental Capacity, FGM etc https://www.gov.uk/

Equalities Act 2010 – Discrimination: Your Rights https://www.gov.uk/discrimination-your-rights/types-of-discrimination

Modern Slavery Act 2015 https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/modern-slavery-bill

Support for Victims of Modern Slavery https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/support-for-victims-of-human-trafficking

Video – Stopping Modern Slavery in Business https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/stopping-modern-slavery-in-business-video/stopping-modern-slavery-in-business-video

Modern slavery – Home Office Information (July 2014) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/modern-slavery-uk-action-to-tackle-the-crime

Unseen UK: working towards a world without slavery www.unseenuk.org

Unseen UK: bespoke training for organisations http://www.unseenuk.org/learn-more/frontline-professionals/training1

Unseen RIO Service (Resettlement, Integration & Outreach): : http://www.unseenuk.org/learn-more/frontline-professionals/accessing-rio-services

Anti-slavery Partnership: www.aspartnership.org.uk

B&NES JSNA - http://www.bathnes.gov.uk/services/your-council-and-democracy/local-research-and-statistics/wiki

Please see this video from Kirklees Council on safeguarding, please note that the conatct details are not relevant for B&NES service users.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BsSs_fx4xHU

See this spoken word video from Cheshire East Service User Group about about Adult Abuse http://www.stopadultabuse.org.uk/home.aspx Please note that the video is for information and does not contain the correct contact details for B&NES.

Rogue Traders SCIE video: http://www.scie.org.uk/socialcaretv/video-player.asp?guid=a9255313-6c9a-4adb-9464-cdbfd1e47e56

Trading Standards: www.buywithconfidence.gov.uk

This is not an excuse - local domestic abuse website Helpline 0800 6949999

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