Thurrock Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB) joined up with Essex and Southend SABs to support the Ann Craft Trust National Safeguarding Adult’s Week 2019. Raising awareness of adult abuse and neglect to prevent it happening, and let people know what to do if they need support or are worried about an adult.

With a stall in the Civic Offices and South Essex College, Grays we spoke to adults of all ages, gave out the new safeguarding leaflet, watched the vlog and helped to reach the national total of 5 million people.

” So from 18-24 November, there were:

  • 4,658 tweets using the #safeguardingadultsweek
  • Which reached 5,638,560 people
  • And were seen 16,980,548 times”

Visit the Ann Craft Trust website www.anncrafttrust.org.uk for full details and view their resources.