What Should a Safeguarding Policy Include?

Safeguarding Policy

What Should a Safeguarding Policy Include?

Any organisation that works with children or vulnerable adults has a duty to protect them from harm. A safeguarding policy is essential to do this. It sets out procedures for…
principles of safeguarding

What Are The 6 Principles of Safeguarding?

It’s vital to get safeguarding right. But making decisions about someone’s welfare isn’t always easy; situations are often critical and rarely straightforward. Safeguarding legislation helps with this problem. It establishes…
children act 2004

What is the Children Act 2004?

The Children Act 2004 was introduced to supplement existing child protection laws. It didn’t replace the 1989 act of the same name but added to it, addressing gaps in the…
what is safeguarding

What is Safeguarding & Why is it Important?

Every person in the UK has the right to live and work without fear of harm, abuse or neglect regardless of their gender, religion, ethnicity, social standing, physical abilities or…
duty of candour

Duty of Candour in Healthcare

There are an extensive number of health and social care processes, policies and procedures in place to ensure that treatment and care is delivered to a high quality, however, there…