Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Adults Board - Latest News Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Adults Board - Latest News en Let's show domestic abuse the red card! Win or lose there is no excuse! Don't stand on the side lines - SAY NO TO ABUSE! 2018-06-14T09:45:00+01:00 Scams Awareness Month - June 2018 Telford & Wrekin Safeguarding Adults Board is taking part in Scams Awareness Month throughout June 2018. 2018-06-05T09:09:00+01:00 Support for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Exploitation Telford & Wrekin Council would welcome your support in answering some questions. 2018-05-25T13:13:00+01:00 Hoarding Awareness Week Hoarding Awareness week was an initiative started by the Chief Fire Officers Association in 2014, to raise awareness around Hoarding. 2018-05-14T10:14:00+01:00 Join the Friends Against Scams training - book your place now! Be part of the Friends Against Scams awareness session on Wednesday 9 May from 10am - 12noon or 1pm - 3pm. Book your place now via 2018-04-30T15:31:00+01:00 Save the date... World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Conference 2018 is on its way! 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). 2018-03-21T16:36:00+00:00 Driving instructors are warned about sexual relationships with students If instructors do have a sexual relationship with a young student, it will now be seen as 'exploitation'. 2018-03-14T15:33:00+00:00 BBC documentary on Wednesday 21 February - Murdered for Love? 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. 2018-02-20T15:18:00+00:00 Places available at the Raising Awareness of Adult Safeguarding training! Book now for the training on Tuesday 27 February 2018 from 9:30am - 1pm at Abraham Darby Leisure Centre, Telford. 2018-02-16T14:47:00+00:00 Have you completed GCP2 training since August 2016....? .... If so, please complete the post-training evaluation! 2018-02-16T14:43:00+00:00 'Making Waves' beckons in National Dignity Action Day Telford and Wrekin CCG will be supporting National Dignity Action Day this year (Thursday, 1 February 2018) by 'Making Waves' for Dignity. 2018-01-31T16:04:00+00:00 Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) aim to tackle loneliness and isolation in adults Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) aim to tackle loneliness and isolation in adults 2018-01-24T17:02:00+00:00 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) 2017-12-22T16:29:00+00:00 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. 2017-12-21T15:03:00+00:00 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. 2017-11-28T15:48:00+00:00 Save a life... Take the Suicide Prevention training Free Suicide Prevention training from Zero Suicide Alliance available now! 2017-11-23T15:14:00+00:00 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. 2017-10-30T15:41:00+00:00 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. 2017-07-13T16:52:00+01:00 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. 2017-06-16T15:54:00+01:00 View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week View the work of Branches as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. 2017-05-09T14:28:00+01:00