Safeguarding is everybody's business
Public leaflets about safeguarding and B&NES safeguarding processes:
Factsheet 1 - Safeguarding Adults from Abuse and Neglect - types of adult abuse and what you can do about it
Factsheet 2 - Safeguarding Adults from Abuse and Neglect – types of adult abuse and what you can do about it (Easy read version)
Factsheet 3 – What happens when abuse or neglect are reported?
Factsheet 4 – What is a planning meeting/ discussion?
Factsheet 5 – What is a safeguarding adult enquiry?
Factsheet 6 - What is a review meeting?
Factsheet 7 – Information for relatives and friends
Factsheet 8 – Information for a person alleged to have caused harm
More information about some types of abuse:
Self Neglect Leaflet
FGM leaflet (English)
FGM Leaflet (Arabic)
FGM Leaflet (Indonesian)
FGM Leaflet (Kurdish Sorani)
FGM Leaflet (Pashto)
FGM Leaflet (Urdu)
If you are concerned that someone is at risk of abuse, please make an alert by ringing the Virgin Care Adult Safeguarding Team on 0300 247 0201.
01454 615165 ‐ Emergency Duty Team (EDT) for out of hours/Weekend calls
In the event of an emergency, always ring the Police on 999