BwD Safeguarding Adults Board Multi-Agency Operational Policy & Procedures for Safeguarding Adults at Risk

April 11, 2024

This operational procedure explains the values and culture underpinning how to work with adults at risk and to support individuals to stay safe, well and live free from abuse and neglect. It also explains the process of raising an adult safeguarding concern, and, subsequently, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council’s statutory duties and powers to undertake safeguarding enquiries, where there are concerns about the abuse, harm or neglect of an adult at risk.