Adult Safeguarding

The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) and the Department of Justice, with the support of other government departments are actively taking forward policy development in relation to Adult Safeguarding in Northern Ireland.
Adult Safeguarding Policy
A public consultation on a draft Adult Safeguarding Policy closed on 31 January 2015. The Consultation Summary Report is available here.
Subject to the necessary approvals being obtained the final policy will be launched in 2015.

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