Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults

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In this course we will be exploring what we mean by the terms safeguarding, abuse and harm. We will look at the laws and guidance that underpin safeguarding across the nations and why a person-centred approach helps balance rights and protection. Finally, we will explore practical ways to keep people safe while respecting their rights. 

This section will cover the following topics:

  1. Introduction to Safeguarding  
  2. What is abuse and harm?  
  3. Laws and guidance around safeguarding  
  4. A person-centred approach: Balancing rights and protection

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