National Safeguarding Adults Week

A week of learning opportunities - 15 to 19 November 2021

Northamptonshire Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB) is pleased to announce a week of learning opportunities to coincide with National Safeguarding Adults Week in November 2021.

We have a packed programme with sessions recognising the issues identified in the recently published Safeguarding Adults Reviews 016 'Dean' and 019 'Jonathan'. Events are free and will be delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams.

We encourage you to take some time from your working day to attend these bite-sized learning opportunities to help inform your practice.

Event details

See events available during the week:

Monday 15 November

​Time​Topic​Presenter
11am to 12noon​What is Northamptonshire Safeguarding Adults Board (NSAB), and how can NSAB help you as a practitioner?​Members of NSAB
​1pm to 2pm​Modern Slavery - Spotting the signs and sharing​Northamptonshire Police
​2:30pm to 3:30pm​Voice for Victims and Witnesses service provision and how to refer in​Voice Northants

Tuesday 16 November

Time​Topic​Presenter
11am to 12noon​What you need to know when raising a safeguarding concern and completing a section 42(2) enquiry - for Care Providers​Safeguarding Adult Teams - North and West Northamptonshire Councils
​12:30pm to 2pm​Multiple Exclusion Homelessness​Bruno Ornelas - Author of SAR019 'Jonathan'
​2:30pm to 3:30pm​How does the Adult Risk Management (ARM) process help those most at risk?​Adult Social Care, Community Team - West Northamptonshire Councils

Wednesday 17 November

Time​Topic​Presenter
11am to 12noon​What you need to know when raising a safeguarding concern and completing a section 42(2) enquiry - for Care Providers​Safeguarding Adult Teams - North and West Northamptonshire Councils
​11am to 12noon​Mental Health - Integrated Response Hub​Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust
​12:30pm to 1:30pm​Cyber and Fraud Awareness​Northamptonshire Police

Thursday 18 November

Time​Topic​Presenter
11am to 12noon​Professional Curiosity​Learning and Development North Northamptonshire Council
​12noon to 1pm​Duty to Refer - Homelessness Reduction Act 2017​Housing - North and West Northamptonshire Councils
​1:30pm to 2:30pm​Experiences of caring during the Coronavirus pandemic​Healthwatch Northamptonshire and Northamptonshire Carers

Friday 19 November

Time​Topic​Presenter
12noon to 2pm​Legal LiteracyPathfinder Legal Services Ltd
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