The Safeguarding Adults Board is made up of local organisations which work together to protect adults at risk of abuse or neglect with the view to keeping them safe. From April 2015 mandatory partners on the Board are the Local Authority, Clinical Commissioning Groups and Police.
The Board’s Directory contains contact details of key adult safeguarding personnel in the local area and is updated regularly: Safeguarding Adults Board’s Directory.
Board members are senior managers within their organisations who hold strategic roles in relation to safeguarding adults and can speak for their organisation, commit it to action and hold it to account. All board members are committed to working together in order to achieve continuous improvement in practice and positive outcomes for adults. Representatives from the following local agencies make up the Board:
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