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Safeguarding Adults Awareness for Community Groups (Volunteers Only) PM Session (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
Event Tutors
Charlotte Fry
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Target Audience
Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course categories
Adult Social Care
Adult Social Care subcategories
Adult Mental Health / Autism / Community Care Inform Adults / General Adult Social Care / Learning Difficulties / Older People / Safeguarding Adult
Event description

Please note this session is for Community Group Volunteers only, if you work in a Social Care organisation or charity, please book on Raising Safeguarding Concerns training.

The multi-agency South Gloucestershire Safeguarding Adults Board oversees the Joint Policy & Procedures for Safeguarding Adults in this area. It is essential that a wide range of individuals who support adults at risk are aware of key issues of Safeguarding Adults.

This session will equip volunteers who support community groups within South Gloucestershire to identify what safeguarding adults is, how to recognise an adult at risk and what to do if abuse is disclosed or suspected.

This session can also be delivered ‘in house’ to your group either virtually via Zoom or Face to Face as Covid restrictions allow. For more information about this please email or
Learning outcomes
By the end of the session the participant will:

• Understand what Safeguarding Adults is
• Recognise an adult at risk
• Identify what abuse may look like
• List legislation, policies and procedures that support Safeguarding Adults
• Explain what to do if abuse if disclosed or suspected and how to raise a safeguarding concern.
Start Date
Tuesday 21 June 2022
End Date
Tuesday 21 June 2022
Closing Date
Monday 20 June 2022
13:00 - 15:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event