Safeguarding Adults Board

Priorities, Plans and Reports

The  Board has a duty to publish a Strategic Plan that sets out how it will meet its main objective, and to publish an annual report detailing what the Board and its members have done during the year to implement its Strategic Plan.

Safeguarding Strategy

The Safeguarding Strategy 2021-2024  outlines what the Board aims to achieve in the next three years. The Board identifies strategic priorities that shapes its work. These are reviewed each year and revised to reflect findings from performance information and case reviews.

  • Priority 1: To consider SAB learning in regard to self-neglect and understand why learning has been repeated and what the partnership need to do to transform our way of working with people who or are at risk of self-neglect.
  • Priority 2: To consider SAB learning in regard to pressure care management and understand what the partnership need to do to ensure that our way of working with people at risk of pressure sores is consistently of best practice standard.
  • Priority 3: To consider SAB learning in regard to organisational safeguarding and understand why learning has been repeated and what the partnership need to do to transform our way of working with provider agencies.
  • Priority 4: The SAB will continue to carry out the following business as usual tasks in order to comply with its statutory obligations.

 

Business Plan

The Board have approved a Business Plan for 2021-24. A copy of the Business Plan current as at the 23rd July 21 can be found here.

The completed business plan for 2020-21 can be found here.

Completed Business Plans for previous years can be found: 2019-202018-19, 2017-18, 2016-17.

Annual Report

The Safeguarding Adults Board has a statutory responsibility to produce an annual report into the effectiveness and quality of multi-agency safeguarding practice.

The Annual Report 2019-20 includes: list of Board member organisations, achievements by partner agencies, Safeguarding Adults Annual Reports produced by the following partners: Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust, Reading Borough Council,  Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, West Berkshire Council and Wokingham Borough Council. Along with a copy of the 2020-21 Business Plan current as at the 12/10/2020 and the completed 2019-20 Business Plan,

Previous Annual Reports can be found here:

Annual Report 2018-19

Annual Report 2017-18

Annual Report 2016-17

Annual Report 2015-16

Annual Report 2014-15

Annual Report 2013-14