Cuckooing and Mate crime

Cuckooing and Mate crime

Cost: Free

Who for:

The purpose of the training is to provide professionals and volunteers working with adults a basic awareness of mate crimes/ cuckooing.

The session will be compliant with SET Safeguarding Adults procedures, all relevant  legislation and the Care Act 2014.

What you will learn:

  • Understand what mate crimes/cuckooing are
  • Examine the types of crimes that are perpetrated
  • Identify the signs and symptoms of this type of abuse
  • Identify individuals/groups who may be at risk and the reasons why
  • Identify the type of actions that can be taken to safeguard individuals
  • Understand your responsibility and appropriate reporting procedures
Dates Times


Thurrock Council, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, RM17 6SL.

Thurrock Council staff can book using the internal employee self-service system.

If you are not employed by Thurrock Council and would like to join one of the courses, contact our training team:


Worried about an adult? 01375 511000

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