A care provider needs to know about safeguarding vulnerable adults to comply with the law
On this page is the information a care provider needs to know about safeguarding vulnerable adults to comply with the law. It includes what you need to do if you are involved in a safeguarding enquiry.
There is information for providers and people who work to safeguard adults on the Somerset Safeguarding Adults Board website.
A guide for care support staff and volunteers
How to report a safeguarding concern in Somerset
Information gathering checklist
Information sharing checklist
Social Care Services for Adults – toolkit for MARAC
Decision making policy – Service provider risks
Business failure policy
Business failure closure checklist
Information about the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Joint Safeguarding Adults Policy
Somerset Safeguarding Adults Board
CQC information for providers
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