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Preventing and reporting abuse

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There are many different types of abuse which include:

  • Physical 
  • Sexual
  • Psychological
  • Financial 
  • Discriminatory 
  • Organisational 
  • Neglect

Who is an adult at risk?

An adult at risk is a person aged 18 or over who is in need of care and support, and because of those needs is unable to protect themselves against abuse or neglect.

How to raise a safeguarding concern

If you wish to raise a safeguarding concern complete this safeguarding form and email it to If you have any trouble completing the form, please contact the Duty Team at and they will help you.