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This digital resource provides information on safeguarding to support adult care workers and includes content on what is safeguarding, the types and signs of abuse, how to recognise abuse, deprivation of liberty and safeguarding children.

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The content for this resource was initially developed as Module 2 of the Adult Care Toolkit – Safeguarding. It was developed in 2017-2018 in partnership with Dementia Together NI, Ulster University, Palmerston Residential Home, PAMS Day Care Centre, NHSCT, BHSCT, Age NI, RQIA and Social Care Council Participation Group.


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Updated: 12/04/2022