Events

 

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 

15 June 2020

 

The SSAB is hosting a discussion via zoom on Monday 15 June from 10.30-11.30am on ‘Safeguarding Adults in our community - How Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board supports you to recognise risk and protect members of your community?’

For further details to participate, please email ssab@sutton.gov.uk

 Agenda

1.Introduction 

a)purpose of the meeting, who is present at the webinar and the organisations they represent

b) role of the SSAB and our priorities for 2020- 2021

 

2. What is ‘safeguarding’

- who is an ‘adult at risk’ and what types of risk might they face in Sutton? 

- impacts on self, family and wider community

- role of prevention

- when to raise a safeguarding concern 

 

3. How to raise a safeguarding referral

-process - form, phone, email, website etc

- duty, social care involvement

- what happens after you raise a safeguarding concern

 

4. Experience of Safeguarding

- Are individuals familiar with the safeguarding process

- How responsive are partners to local communities, what could be improved to ensure a wider understanding of needs/ risks across our diverse communities?

 

5. Discussion

- How can the SSAB assist the wider community recognise and report abuse, how can we work together to prevent abuse and neglect?

 

6. Questions