National Safeguarding Adults Week – 18th to 24th November 2019

National Safeguarding Adults Week – 18th to 24th November 2019


Safeguarding Adults Boards across the country will be hosting  National Safeguarding Adults Week on the 18th – 24th November 2019.  The 4 Local Safeguarding Adults Boards pan Hampshire and the IOW will be supporting the week.

As well as any local initiatives that week there will be a national push on the following topics:

  • Modern Slavery
  • Self Neglect
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Transforming Care
  • Safeguarding adults in sport and activity

Further information about National Safeguarding Adults Week can be found here. Resources will be available from the Ann Craft Trust via the above link to promote the event.

You can engage with events taking place on social media with the hashtag #SafeguardingAdultsWeek. The HSAB will be supporting the national topics using the normal social media channels:

Twitter – @hsab_hampshire

Facebook Page – Hampshire Safeguarding Adults Page

Locally, we will be launching the Hoarding protocol, which is being coordinated and led by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) on 18th November 2019.  We are also launching our new 4 local safeguarding board animated scribe video on the 18th. Our local resources can be found on Keeping Safe pages.