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Safeguarding adults policies, procedures and forms

Please note - the following information is aimed at professionals, such as social care workers, nurses etc.  If you're a member of the public who wants to report suspected abuse of an adult you need to contact the Blackburn with Darwen Safeguarding Adults Team on (01254) 585949 from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.  In an emergency out of normal office hours contact the Emergency Duty Team on (01254) 587547, or contact the Police on (01254) 51212 or dial 999. 

There's more information about safeguarding adults in Blackburn with Darwen on the main safeguarding adults page.

Blackburn with Darwen safeguarding adults policies and procedures

These procedures are available to download on the BwD Local Safeguarding Adults Board website: http://www.lsab.org.uk/policies/

Other useful documents

SA1 safeguarding adults alert form
BwD Adult Safeguarding procedures

Guidance for employers 

 

To report incidents to the Care Quality Commission click here

For guidance on referring unsuitable persons to the Disclosure and Barring Service visit this website:  https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

 

If you have any queries about the safeguarding adults policies, procedures and forms contact the Safeguarding Adults Team on (01254) 585949 from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

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