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Abuse and safeguarding

Report abuse of adult

Details of who to contact if you're worried that an adult may be harmed or neglected.

Safeguarding adults

Find out what happens when you or someone you know needs safeguarding.

Mental Capacity Act

Making sure adults can make decisions for themselves, or decisions are in their best interests.

Guide for professionals

Professionals working in public services should have a good knowledge of adult safeguarding.

LADO (adults)

If you have concerns about a professional working with adults, you should report them immediately.