Welcome to West Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board (WSSAB)

West Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board (SAB) is a multiagency partnership that has representation from organisations that support adults who have care or support needs who contribute to the development and delivery of the Board Strategic Plan. West Sussex Safeguarding Adults Board lead on and co-ordinate adults safeguarding across West Sussex, to ensure greater consistency and effectiveness of implementation of safeguarding of its members and partner agencies.

The Safeguarding Adults Board:

* Strives to make sure that the voices of adults with care and support needs, their families and their carers are heard

* Is now a statutory body following the Care Act 2014

* The Board sets the strategic direction for safeguarding

* To have effective processes in place to prevent and respond to abuse and neglect

* To raise awareness of the importance of safeguarding through publicity campaigns

 

Latest News

17th July 2017

The 2017 West Sussex Care Accolades

Nominations are now open for the 2017 West Sussex Care... [+]

3rd July 2017

Prisoner Families Research

The Safer West Sussex Partnership have commissioned Sussex Prisoners’ Families... [+]

27th June 2017

Healthwatch West Sussex: Making health and social care better

Healthwatch West Sussex is an independent organisation that collects and... [+]

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