National Safeguarding Adults Week: 16-22 November 2020

Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 will take place from 16- 22 November. The week aims to create a time where we can all focus on safeguarding adults, with each day focusing on a different issue.
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Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 will take place from 16- 22 November. The week aims to create a time where we can all focus on safeguarding adults, with each day focusing on a different issue. 

Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 – Key Themes

  • Monday – Safeguarding and Wellbeing
  • Tuesday –Adult Grooming
  • Wednesday – Understanding Legislation
  • Thursday – Creating Safer Places
  • Friday – Organisational Abuse
  • Saturday – Sport & Activity
  • Sunday – Safeguarding in Your Community

Merton Safeguarding Adults Board and its partners are delivering a programme of themed safeguarding topics in support of National Safeguarding Week.

Members of the public are invited to attend the online event on:

Wednesday 18th November 2020
13:30-15:30 – Trading Standards and Scams –

Join via Zoom
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83753383246?pwd=a2xEcEFnK3RZdE1pdm9aUmpvOXBIZz09
Meeting ID: 837 5338 3246 Passcode: 899119

 

Rest of MSAB scheduled programme for the week

Monday 16th November 2020
14:00 –15:30 - Merton Safeguarding Adults Board Independent Chair, Aileen Buckton, with the Voluntary Sector
For invited Voluntary Sector representatives

Tuesday 17th November 2020
11:00 – 13:00 – Cuckooing and Safeguarding
For staff from across the MSAB Partnership

Thursday 19th November 2020
13:30 – 15:30 – Hoarding and Self-neglect
For staff from across the MSAB Partnership

Friday 20th November 2020
11:00 – 12:00– Keith Brown
Scams – The Persuasive Power of Language
Closed meeting invitation only

If you wish to know more / book your place please contact the Safeguarding Adults Board administrator Fiona Swinfen-Green at Fiona.swinfen-green@merton.gov.uk

Get involved in the celebrations this year in Merton and remember to use the hashtag #SafeguardingAdultsWeek any time you talk about the week on social media. 

For some great National Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 Themed Links and Resources

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