The Safeguarding of adults with care and support needs is everybody’s business across our city and the site is for the use of everyone, members of the public, volunteers, community groups or professionals.
The information and guidance is simple and the site easy to use to find out how to report abuse or neglect of a person in need of care and support.
The definition of adults which the Board seeks to protect is from the Care Act 2014 which became law on the 1st April 2015.
Any person aged 18 years or over who:
- has needs for care and support (whether or not the local authority is meeting any of those needs) and;
- is experiencing, or at risk of, abuse or neglect; and
- as a result of those care and support needs is unable to protect themselves from either the risk of, or the experience of abuse or neglect.
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Welcome to the latest Peterborough Safeguarding Children & Adults Board Multi-Agency Professional Development Programme. This brochure covers the period from September to December 2017. The Peterborough and Cambridgeshire Safeguarding Children…
We are delighted to introduce you to the current Peterborough Safeguarding Adults Board (PSAB) newsletter. Within this newsletter there are some interesting articles as well as a number of them that…
New 24/7 crisis mental health services are available for people locally. By calling 111 and selecting option 2, anyone of any age, living in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will be able to…