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ERSAB Newsletter - September 2017

User AvatarPosted by Kathryn Platten at 25/09/2017 16:11:06

Please visit the newsletter section to download the ERSAB newsletter for September 2017.

This edition includes:

- an update on the LGA Safeguarding Peer Challenge

- a focus on neglect and acts of omission

- details of the recently launched safeguarding adults level one e-Learning module 

The newsletter is sent to East Riding Safeguarding Adults Board and sub group members, Local Authority organisations, ERVAS, ERSAB Cascade Trainers and distributed to care homes, domiciliary care agencies, community based day opportunities, housing related support, day care centres and charitable organisations. 


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