Information about services available to vulnerable adults who may be affected by abuse, exploitation, neglect or self-neglect.
The Protection of Vulnerable Adults scheme was introduced by the Care Standards Act 2000. It aims to ensure that no one is allowed to work in the care sector if.
Find out about the Office of the Public Guardian's policy on protecting adults at risk of abuse or neglect. Part of the Office of the Public Guardian’s (OPG) role is safeguarding (protecting) people at risk of abuse or neglect. This document sets out OPG’s safeguarding policy.