9. Multi-agency policies and procedures

The 1st April 2015 marks a significant turning point in relation to Safeguarding Adults due to the implementation of the Care Act 2014. The Care Act 2014 replaces the ‘No Secrets’ Guidance. This Policy replaces all previous Policy documents for the participating Local Authorities and reflects the new legal requirements of the Care Act 2014, together with its associated guidance.

LSAB Multi Agency Safeguarding Policy & Procedures


LSAB Policies

Communication Protocol

Consent Policy

Domestic Abuse

Dispute resolution

Escalation Protocol

FGM Guidance

Information Sharing

Large scale Investigations

LSCB & LSAB Mental Capacity Statement

Modern Slavery Statement

Out of Area Safeguarding Procedures (ADASS)

Pressure Ulcer Protocol

Prevention Strategy

Protecting Property

Safeguarding Adult reviews (SAR)

Self Neglect Policy

Training Framework

Training Strategy