· To introduce the legislation regarding safeguarding adults
· To understand the different forms of abuse and recognise signs
· To know how to react and what to do if someone discloses abuse
· To understand the process of raising a concern with the local authority or the police if an emergency
Trainer: Renee Jasper-Griffiths
ESCC Training and development consultant
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Target Audience: Volunteers and Volunteer Co-ordinators linked to community or voluntary organisations and/or organisations who are members of HVA.
Costs: This is a FREE course for any delegate within the target audience group
This course is being run in partnership with the East Sussex County Council, and the venue costs have been waived by HVA
Please advise us as soon as you can if you have booked a space but unable to attend, so that we can make the space available to another participant. Failure to attend without notice will incur a charge of £30 per person. This charge applies to all agencies.
Jackson Hall, Portland Place
Hastings, TN34 1QN
The course aims to raise awareness of child protection issues and procedures and the signs and indicators of child abuse. To enable staff to identify and respond to child protection concerns and to become aware of East Sussex County Council Child Protection Procedures to encourage and develop effective inter-agency communication where child protection matters arise.
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