Title of Page: Safeguarding News

Image © Grant Hyatt Photography

Here you’ll find news and opinions from the National Independent Safeguarding Board Wales.

North Wales Police #VoiceAgainstViolence survey

Posted by The Board. Thu 17 Jun 2021

North Wales Police have launched a #VoiceAgainstViolence survey and are asking women across north Wales to share their views and lived experiences of personal safety. Responses are anonymous and will help to form our approach to improve personal safety. Take part in the survey here: https://nwpcorpcomms.typeform.com/to/s9IFbbQV  

New website helps older people being abused to find the information, advice and support they need

Posted by The Board. Tue 8 Jun 2021

The Older People’s Commissioner for Wales has launched a new website to help older people who are being abused, or those at risk, find the information, advice and support they need. Using the new website, older people, as well as their family and friends, can easily search for services and support in their local area that – Read more..

Get Help Stay Safe: Information and support for older people experiencing abuse

Posted by The Board. Wed 5 May 2021

During the past year, we’ve been working with a range of partners as part of the Stopping Abuse Action Group established by the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales. You can find out more about this work here. As part of our work, we have developed a new information leaflet to provide information and support for – Read more..

Read the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales newsletter

Posted by The Board. Thu 25 Mar 2021

  Welcome to the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales stakeholder newsletter. This is designed to keep you up to date, at a glance, with the work of the Commissioner and her team as well as key developments in policy and practice concerning ageing and older people. If you would like more information about any of the – Read more..

Have a safe Christmas: advice from Get Safe Online

Posted by The Board. Mon 14 Dec 2020

Make sure you can spot the difference between genuine and fake websites, secure and insecure payment pages and authentic and counterfeit goods. You can find more information at www.getsafeonline.org/safechristmas    

Making connections: a multi-disciplinary analysis of domestic homicide, mental health homicide and adult practice reviews

Posted by The Board. Wed 25 Nov 2020

Congratulations to Amanda Robinson and colleagues at Cardiff University for their recent outstanding paper award for their Journal of Adult Protection: Making connections: a multi-disciplinary analysis of domestic homicide, mental health homicide and adult practice reviews.   https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/JAP-07-2018-0015/full/html  

News Archive