11/06/2018

Stop Adult Abuse Week 2018

Support Stop Adult Abuse Week - this year we're focusing on 'Mate Crime', which is a theme of the BSAB Annual Conference on 12th June.

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09/02/2018

Safeguarding Adults Survey

We are currently writing the strategic plan for 2018-2021. This plan will decide what we are going to do for the next three years. We want to hear from adults who use care and support services in Bristol and their carers what they think our priorities should be.

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01/01/0001

Protocol for preventing pressure ulcers

New safeguarding adults protocol for preventing pressure ulcers has been published. A guest blog from Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults, has also been published in which she explains why this new protocol is so important – not just for social workers, but for all health and care professionals caring for or treating adults.

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16/11/2017

Domestic Abuse Information & Awareness Sessions

Opoka Bristol are running training sessions aimed at providing information and raising awareness for Peers, Organisations, Stakeholders and Health and Social Care Professionals in Bristol regarding domestic abuse in the Polish community.

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28/09/2017

'Melissa' Serious Case Review

The Bristol Safeguarding Adults Board has today (28 Sept) published a Serious Case Review in the case of Melissa Mathieson, an 18 year old woman who was murdered in 2014 by a 19 year old man. Both young adults were placed in an independent care home in Bristol by their respective local authorities elsewhere in the UK shortly before Melissa’s death.

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13/03/2018

Bristol City Council Care Direct Process Change

To make sure Care Direct can process referrals as quickly as possible professionals need to provide Care Direct with the right information. To help do this they are making some changes to the way they receive referrals.

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