Cheshire East
Safeguarding Adults Board

National Safeguarding Adults Week Events

The National Adult Safeguarding week starts on Monday 15th November and is an excellent opportunity to promote adult safeguarding and the work that a number of organisations are doing to protect residents across Cheshire East.

Calendar of Events 15 - 21 November 2021

calendar of events
 DateTheme Ideas Audience 
Mon 15 November Emotional Abuse & Safeguarding Mental Health

1230 Lunch & Learn via Microsoft Teams. Mental Health: Introduction to Mental Health and Social Care Support in Cheshire East.

Email for joining details.

Online Resources 

What is Emotional Abuse? - Ann Craft Trust

Safeline is an independent and non-discriminatory charity providing specialist tailored support for anyone affected by sexual abuse and rape. Services include; counselling, training for professionals and partner agencies, self-help resources and helplines.

‘Campaign Against Living Miserably’ provides frontline, community and online resources to promote mental wellbeing and work towards driving down suicide in the UK. Support to address debt, social isolation, abuse, being in prison, relationship issues, unemployment, bullying, health worries, suicidal thoughts …. Any issues affecting mental health. ‘The Best Man Project’ and also Support for those bereaved by suicide. 

Professionals and general public 
Tuesday 16 November  The Power of Language

1230 Lunch & Learn via Microsoft Teams with Lynne Turnbull, CEO Disability Positive

Join Lynne to discuss and learn about the use of language and accessible formats.

Email for joining details.

Online Resources

End the Awkward - A new campaign from Scope

Respectful Language - A Practical Handbook by Laura Chapman

Professionals and general public

Wednesday 17  November Digital Safeguarding

1300 Lunch & Learn via Microsoft Teams. Community Safety. How to keep safe online.

Email for joining details.

Online Resources

An Introduction to Online Safety

Guidance for Adults and Young People with Learning Disabilities.

Scams Awareness & Aftercare - Age UK 

Get Safe Online website

Cheshire East Trading Standards

Professionals and general public
Thursday 18 November Adult Grooming and Exploitation

1230 Lunch & Learn via Microsoft Teams. Trading Standards, Dating Scams / Romance Fraud. Basic Awareness.

Email for joining details.

Online Resources

Predatory Marriage - An interview with Daphne Franks

Justice For Joan website


Professionals and general public
Friday 19 November Role in Creating Safe Communities

1230 Lunch & Learn via Microsoft Teams Creating Safer Organisational Cultures with Katie Jones and Debbie Foss.

Email for joining details. 

Online Resources

Reflective Supervision - Research in Practice

Listen, Learn and Lead. How can you create a safer culture?

Safeguarding Adults in Care Homes - New Guidance from NICE

Professionals and General Public
Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 November Safeguarding and You. Ann Craft Trust Professionals and General Public