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21st May 2020

Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board news item

COVID -19 Ward Coordinators

Take a look at this short video of Jonny Page talking about the Community of Wallington (COW) Community Group. This group was set up a year ago to help make a difference in Wallington.  Jonny speaks about how COVID-19 has strengthened the group and how more and more volunteers are coming forward to help.  Click here


The Belmont & South Cheam Residents' Association have also put together some useful information about helping the community during the COVID-19 outbreak.  Click here


Information for Councillors and ward Coordinators

Alison Navarro put together a briefing presentation for Councillors and ward coordinators. 

20th May 2020

Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board news item

Sutton Mental Health Foundation - Coronavirus Support

Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 18-24 May 2020.  This is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation and the theme is KINDNESS.

To access guidance, support, and news relating to mental health during the Coronavirus pandemic, please click onto the link below -

7th May 2020

Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board news item

Scams training with assessment and certificate

The online course has been designed for trading standards officers, social workers, health workers, police, befrienders to give them:


·         an understanding of the scale of the problem of scams;

·         an insight into the behavior of the criminals behind scams;

·         an understanding of the legislation that can be used to support scam victims and to prosecute criminals behind scams; and

·         practical advice on how best to support a victim of scams.


There is a short assessment at the end of the course and a certificate will be issued if the assessment is passed.


The course is available via the Friends Against Scams website 


4th May 2020

Sutton Safeguarding Adults Board news item

Urgent police notification regarding doorstep scams

We have become aware of a doorstep scam that is currently happening across Sutton. We are aware that leaflets are being dropped at homes in Sutton, encouraging people to open bank accounts for a company involved in betting. Please under no circumstances should residents take up the offer or contact the company.