Adult Safeguarding Policies, Standards and Guidance - National

You can view national safeguarding adults policies and guidance using the links below.  There are separate pages on local safeguarding adults policies and guidance and safeguarding adults legislation.

Department of Health safeguarding adults documents

Crown Prosecution Service documents

Policy documents and research

Care Quality Commission documents


Resources from Social Care Institute for Excellence

Social Care TV

Social Care TV an online channel for everyone involved in the social care sector.


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