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Recognising Adult Abuse for Community Groups (Volunteers only) (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Webinar: Zoom, Webinar
Event Tutors
Charlotte Fry
Admin Contact
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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 Adult Board oversees the Joint Policy & Procedures for Safeguarding Adults in this area. It is essential that a wide range of individuals that support adults at risk are aware of key issues of Safeguarding Adults.

This bitesize session will introduce volunteers that 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
• Explain what to do if abuse if disclosed or suspected
Start Date
Wednesday 25 May 2022
End Date
Wednesday 25 May 2022
Closing Date
Tuesday 24 May 2022
18:30 - 20:00
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event