Keeping Adults Safe

Welcome to the East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS), Safeguarding Adults project page. Within this section of the website we provide a whole range of information looking at Safeguarding Adults, you can use the below menu to navigate this section of our site.

About Adult Safeguarding

1.       Introduction to Adult Safeguarding

6.       Care and Support Needs

2.       The Meaning of Adult Safeguarding

7.       ‘Wellbeing’ Principle

3.       Adults at Risk of Harm

8.       Persons Who May Abuse

4.       Key Principles of Adult Safeguarding

9.       What We Mean When We Say Abuse and Neglect

5.       ‘Making Safeguarding Personal’ (MSP)

10.   Handling a Safeguarding Concern or Disclosure

Procedure & Guidance

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Learning & Development

Training & Professional Updating

Course Material

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What’s Happening

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