Safeguarding Awareness for Adults and Children


Date: 14/10/2021

Time: 09:30 - 12:30

Price: £45.00

You need to recognise safeguarding concerns relevant to your role and know the procedure for reporting safeguarding issues. You have a responsibility to be aware of safeguarding practices and know clearly what to do if you feel there is a cause for concern.

In this session : You will have an awareness of who might be a vulnerable adult or identify where a child could be at risk; what constitutes maltreatment; how to protect themself from creating a safeguarding concern and what they should do if they suspect maltreatment of a vulnerable adult or a child.

• Definition of safeguarding
• An understanding of what constitutes abuse or maltreatment
• What your role is in relation to this
• Safe and good practice
• Overview of Data Protection Act
• Recognising when to report issues and to whom
• Reporting procedure and the subsequent process

Delivered online via Zoom: You will join a small group with other volunteers online to explore the issues identified above, in a supported and informal environment.

Date: Thursday 14th October
Time: 09.30 - 12.30


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