Redbridge Safeguarding Adults Board
News: 3 December 2023
New! Redbridge Carers Charter
Do you know or are working with someone who is carrying out the role of an unpaid carer? If so, please pass on a copy of the new Redbridge Carers Charter which can be downloaded via the link below:
Safeguarding adults: roles and responsibilities in health and care services
The CQC, ADASS, NHS England, LGA and the Association of Chief Police Officers have produced a useful paper which provides clarity on the roles and responsibilities of the key agencies involved in adult safeguarding. This is hosted on the LGA website – link below:
London Safeguarding Voices
The London Safeguarding Voices Group are looking for more service users to join them to help influence future developments. Please see information on the flyer below.
Safe and Together Institute Webinars
The Safe and Together Institute have been offering a series of free short webinars. See below for details of the remaining two events.
- HR and the Safe & Together Model: Creating a domestic violence-informed agency for your employees– Thursday 30 Nov- 1pm UK time.
- Pivoting to the Perpetrator: How to Prevent Victim Blaming in Real Time-Thursday 14 Dec- 1pm UK time.
Guidance and Support for Residents on Finances
The Local Authority Reach Out Domestic Abuse Service has produced a useful guide for professionals who may need to signpost residents for support with their finances.
Learning from Safeguarding Adults Reviews
The Redbridge SAB, in collaboration with the other Boards in the North East London area, will be delivering a workshop on 30 November, from 10:00 – 13:00 via MS Teams on the topic of Learning from Safeguarding Adult Reviews. The event is free. To secure a place, please complete the on line booking form linked here. For all non-Havering staff, you will need to register first.
Introduction to Safeguarding Adults Briefing – Final Date!
The final Introduction to Safeguarding Adults Briefing for 2023 will be held on Wednesday 6 December from 10:00 – 11:00. The event on MS Teams, is free and open to professionals, volunteers and support staff working with adults who may be at risk of abuse or neglect. Find out more by downloading the flyer below. Bookings are via e-mail to RSAB@redbridge.gov.uk.