Safeguarding & The Care Act 2014: Preparing Locally. [email protected] Age UK July 2014. Age Concern/Help the Aged: long and honourable histories in this area. Tackled the taboo Helped set up Action on Elder Abuse Supported policy and legal reform Addressed own practices
New terminology –
Must have one (or share) but local discretion over:
Move to statutory basis = likely to increase
The preparation of this presentation was made possible by funding from the Policy Research Programme of the Department of Health. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the author and not necessarily those of the Department of Health.
This presentation was made in the consultation period of the Care Act 2014 guidance and final guidance/regulations should be consulted
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