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Safeguarding

Safeguarding adults

Safeguarding adults is everybody's business, and all staff within health services have a responsibility for the safety and wellbeing of patients and colleagues. Living a life that is free from harm and abuse is a fundamental right of every person.

For more information, visit our information on Safeguarding Adults.

Safeguarding children

Keeping children safe is the responsibility of all professionals and everyone who comes into contact with children and families has a role to play. Nothing is more important than children's welfare. Children who need help and protection deserve high quality and effective support as soon as a need is identified. Read more