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TWSAB wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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)

Government publish Strategy for Dealing with Safeguarding Issues in Charities

A new strategy designed to help charities deal with any safeguarding issues that arise has been published.

White Ribbon Day 2017 - a success for Telford and Wrekin

An event organised by the Community Safety Partnership was well attended, and several people pledged their support for the campaign.

Save a life... Take the Suicide Prevention training

Free Suicide Prevention training from Zero Suicide Alliance available now!

The Herbert Protocol is now live for Telford and Wrekin

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.

Police issue FGM warning ahead of school summer holidays

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.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: organisations united in their pledge to prevent adult abuse in Shropshire

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: organisations united in their pledge to prevent adult abuse in Shropshire

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

View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week.

TWSAB launches its new Safeguarding Threshold of Needs Matrix

The new Safeguarding Threshold of Needs Matrix has been launched.

Briefing Note on Position of Trust

A Briefing Note is now available which provides further information on a person in a Position of Trust.

TWSAB - Joint World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Event – BOOK YOUR SPACE NOW

REMEMBER to book your place at the Joint WEAAD Event on 15th June 2016.

Crimestoppers launches campaign across West Mercia urging people to speak out against FGM and its serious physical and emotional harm on victims

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

My Life is an online information directory for adults living in Telford and Wrekin who are looking for information, advice and support.

Information, Advice and Advocacy service goes live

My Choice is an Information, Advice and Advocacy service for adults in Telford with care and support needs.

How to.... promote good adult safeguarding practice for housing professionals

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has produced a short guide around good adult safeguarding practice for housing professionals.