Multi agency safeguarding policy and procedures
Multi-agency policy & procedures for the protection of adults with care & support needs in Gloucestershire
The Care Act 2014 sets out a clear legal framework for how local authorities and other statutory agencies should protect adults with care and support needs at risk of abuse or neglect.
The policy below sets out the approach taken to adult safeguarding in Gloucestershire. The procedures then explain how agencies and individuals should work together to put the policy into practice.
Overview of the changes to the SAFE1
Positions of Trust Framework
Out of Contact Protocol