CP10 Safeguarding adults policy (including domestic abuse)

Clinical Practice (Policies)
Issue No
Issue 8

Target Audience

All CWP staff including temporary / bank and agency staff and seconded staff


Policy outlines roles and responsibilities of all employees of CWP to safeguard vulnerable adults who could /are at risk of being abused. It also outlines how employees need to respond to domestic abuse and the PREVENT agenda. The policy also covers the safeguarding and domestic abuse training.


Lead executive
Director of Nursing, Therapies and Patient Partnership

Author and contact number
Named Nurse / Acting Head of Safeguarding and Nurse Specialist for Adult Safeguarding
01244 385025

Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

11 June 2015

Review Date

13 June 2016

Approval Meeting

Patient Safety and Effectiveness Sub Committee


CP10 safeguarding adults policy Issue 8.pdf

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