Day 2: Forced Marriage, PREVENT agenda and Domestic Abuse
Day 1: Tackling Disability Hate Crime
TWSAB has recently launched a new, easy to use hoarding assessment referral.
July is the National Day of Remembrance of all those lost in honour killings.
Telford & Wrekin Council is holding informal ‘drop in’ sessions at which any survivors of child sexual exploitation are welcome and can meet those tasked with delivering the Inquiry.
Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Adults Board is taking part in Scams Awareness Month throughout June 2018.
Be part of the Friends Against Scams awareness session on Wednesday 9 May from 10am - 12noon or 1pm - 3pm. Book your place now via firstname.lastname@example.org
Be part of the Joint Safeguarding Adults Board Conference on Thursday 14 June 2018 from 9:30am - 1:30pm at Oakengates Theatre @ The Place, to mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD).
If instructors do have a sexual relationship with a young student, it will now be seen as 'exploitation'.
Murdered for Love? follows the life of Samia Shahid who was found dead after an honour based killing, and her father and first husband were arrested. This broadcasts on BBC 2 at 9pm.
Book now for the training on Tuesday 27 February 2018 from 9:30am - 1pm at Abraham Darby Leisure Centre, Telford.
.... If so, please complete the post-training evaluation!
Telford and Wrekin CCG will be supporting National Dignity Action Day this year (Thursday, 1 February 2018) by 'Making Waves' for Dignity.
Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) aim to tackle loneliness and isolation in adults
If you are concerned about an adult over the festive period, please contact Family Connect on 01952 385385 (Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm) or Emergency Duty Team on 01952 676500 (Mon - Sun after 5pm)
A new strategy designed to help charities deal with any safeguarding issues that arise has been published.
An event organised by the Community Safety Partnership was well attended, and several people pledged their support for the campaign.
Free Suicide Prevention training from Zero Suicide Alliance available now!
A national scheme adopted by police services and other agencies to be used in the event of a person with Dementia or other care and support needs going missing is launched in Telford and Wrekin.
If you help facilitate female genital mutilation – you are breaking the law. That’s the message from West Mercia Police, ahead of schools breaking up for the summer holidays in the next week or so.
Organisations across Shropshire came together on Thursday 15 June 2017 to mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day and to commit to put an end to adult abuse in the county.
View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.
The new Safeguarding Threshold of Needs Matrix has been launched.
A Briefing Note is now available which provides further information on a person in a Position of Trust.
REMEMBER to book your place at the Joint WEAAD Event on 15th June 2016.
Independent charity Crimestoppers has launched a campaign tackling the hidden harms caused to young girls and women who are forced to endure Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).
My Life is an online information directory for adults living in Telford and Wrekin who are looking for information, advice and support.
My Choice is an Information, Advice and Advocacy service for adults in Telford with care and support needs.
The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has produced a short guide around good adult safeguarding practice for housing professionals.