“Safeguarding means protecting people's health, well-being and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse and neglect. It's fundamental to high-quality health and social care.” Care Quality Commission 2016

“Overall our ratings suggest that care for people with mental health problems is not good enough and needs to be improved…In particular, the safety of patients in NHS trusts remains an area of concern” Care Quality Commission 2016

Chaired by Sean Duggan Chief Executive Mental Health Network the ‘Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults in Mental Health Services’ CPD certified health and social care conference focuses on safeguarding vulnerable adults in mental health services. Due to take place in London on Tuesday 25 April 2017, the conference will provide an important opportunity for you to share experiences, raise issues and seek clarity through discussion with expert speakers and colleagues working in the same specialism.

Through national updates, lived experience and practical case studies you will benefit from a packed agenda and get insider insights into:

  • Safeguarding in Mental Health
  • Service User perspectives on safeguarding in mental health
  • The legal basis for safeguarding in mental health services
  • Mental Capacity, Choice and Autonomy in safeguarding
  • Initiating and acting on safeguarding concerns
  • Training and educating frontline staff in effective safeguarding practice and empowering frontline staff to issue safeguarding concerns
  • Escalating safeguarding concerns and complaints: working in partnership
  • Safeguarding leadership and learning from safeguarding alerts and concerns
  • Safeguarding people who self neglect

How to register:

To secure your place, please register using one of the following options:

1. Book your place online
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3. Download the conference brochure

We hope to see you there but if you are unable to attend you may like to hear news from the day on Twitter by following @HCUK_Clare #SafeguardingMH 

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