is a multi-agency partnership which makes sure that organisations work well together to protect adults from abuse and neglect. The Care Act 2014 requires every Local Authority to set up a Safeguarding Adults Board.
The board’s vision is that people are able to live a life free from harm, where the community has a culture that does not tolerate abuse, works together to prevent abuse and knows what to do when abuse happens.
Hidden Harms Animation – recognising domestic abuse affecting older people Domestic abuse can occur at any age.Read more on Hidden Harms Animation Toolkit
National Safeguarding Adults Awareness Week 2023 Safeguarding Adults Week 2023 takes place from Monday 20 – Friday 24.Read more on National Safeguarding Adults Awareness Week 2023
If you are supporting someone, who is supporting you? This booklet by the Thurrock Carers Service, has information on.Read more on Support Available for Unpaid Carers in Thurrock
Independent Age, provide clear, free and impartial information and advice for older people, their families and friends.Read more on Independent Age – Free Advice Guides
VoiceAbility are the new agency that provides Advocates in Thurrock. This Leaflet provides a guide for professionals of.Read more on VoiceAbility – What is an advocate?
Essex Police have launched a ‘Help us to help you’ campaign, this is about navigating the public to the right part.Read more on Essex Police ‘Help us to help you’ campaign