Safeguarding Adults Board

Abuse is everybody’s business, Safeguarding is our responsibility.

Peterborough Safeguarding Adults Board

The board is one of the key mechanisms for ensuring effective partnership working for the safeguarding of adults at risk of abuse and neglect in Peterborough.

The Peterborough Safeguarding Adults Board meets quarterly, and is made up of representatives from:

The Role of the Peterborough Safeguarding Adults Board

  • To ensure the safeguarding of adults at risk in Peterborough, to prevent abuse and neglect happening within the community and in service settings
  • To provide independent governance and audit of safeguarding practices and to promote the safeguarding interests of vulnerable adults to enable their wellbeing and safety
  • To promote, inform and support the work to safeguard adults in Peterborough across all the partnership agencies
  • To develop Peterborough’s strategic safeguarding policies, and ensure the inclusion of these polices in all agencies strategy documents and plans.

Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures

The Peterborough Safeguarding Adults Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures have been developed to meet the requirements of “no secrets” and the Association of Adult Social Services National Framework. These procedures should be used in conjunction with partnership and individual organisations procedures on related issues.

Escalation and Resolution Procedures

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Escalation and Resolution Procedures

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Practice Guidance - Working with The Coroner

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Pressure Ulcer Guidance 2014

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