“They Say” The Service User Sub-group of the Cheshire East Safeguarding Adults Board have created a spoken word video which focusses on the services users’ own life experiences. This video sends a powerful message to STOP ADULT ABUSE. Annette Lomas, Professional Lead for Adult Safeguarding led this initiative working with Cheshire East’s Adult Safeguarding
A new initiative has been launched Friends Against Scams which is a National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to “Take a Stand Against Scams”. There is also an online awareness session to help raise awareness of scams and what
The Care and Business Support Team have developed a preventative initiative focussed on person centred safety for older people living within a registered Care Home. The idea behind this was to improve involvement, choice, control , wellbeing and safety, and so enhance people’s lives. It was important to the Care and Business Support Team to
Steff Lunn’s piece on ‘The concept we call mental capacity’ on the SCIE website, Lunn discusses the importance of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
UK SAYS NO MORE is a national campaign to raise awareness to end domestic violence and sexual assault. The campaign is a partnership between London-based charity Hestia and NO MORE in the United States. NO MORE is a unifying symbol and campaign to raise public awareness and engage bystanders around ending domestic violence and sexual assault. Launched in March 2013 by