Safeguarding guidance and training during Covid-19

The Social Care Institute for Excellence has published two new pieces of guidance on safeguarding adults during the Covid-19 crisis, including a training webinar.

New guidance on safeguarding adults living with dementia

The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has published new guidance on safeguarding adults with dementia during the COVID-19 crisis. Their quick guide aims to support care providers and staff to safeguard people with dementia during the crisis recognising that people may be more vulnerable to abuse or neglect and care providers and staff are likely to be under extra pressure. Click here to see the guidance.

New webinar training available on safeguarding adults

SCIE has developed a series of webinars to help organisations keep adults with care and support needs safe in a variety of settings.

Each week, they will explore specific aspects of the safeguarding process and people can attend one-off sessions to refresh their learning or sign up to all six for a complete overview and introduction to safeguarding adults. Click here to find out more.

Author: ageukcomms

Age UK

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