News & Events Yearly Archives: 2012

Bulletin one – Important new Safeguarding Adults Procedure & Policy change in Spring 2013

This is the first in a series of bulletins to promote the awareness of a major policy change taking place this spring. If you work with adults at risk of abuse you need to be aware of these changes.  … Read More »

New resource to help find early signs of concern

A valuable report into the ‘early indicators’ of concern in residential and nursing homes for older people has been produced by the Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation at the University of Hull. Commissioned by the Birmingham Adult Safeguarding Board… Read More »

Improving the way agencies work together in the West Midlands to protect vulnerable adults

The new Report 60: Safeguarding Adults Multi-Agency Policy and Procedures for the West Midlands was launched in Wolverhampton on the 12 July 2012. This report is the result of joint working between 12 local authorities across the West Midlands. Alan Lotinga, Chair… Read More »

Birmingham City Council wins Golden Hedgehog PR Award 2012

Birmingham City Council’s corporate communication team last night scooped a national PR award at the Golden Hedgehog PR Awards (run by PR in the ‘Public Sector Campaign of the Year’ category. The awards celebrate the very best in public relations across the… Read More »