News & Events Yearly Archives: 2015

Birmingham Safeguarding Adults Board publishes the Executive summary of the A3 Serious Case Review

Statement regarding the Serious Case Review (now Safeguarding Adult Review) case of A3 The Birmingham Safeguarding Adult Board (BSAB) has today (27th August 2015) published its Executive Summary of a Serious Case Review into the death in 2013 of a… Read More »

Mental Capacity News

Mental Capacity Act – Newsletter  If you support people with dementia, learning difficulties or other cognitive issues, then the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) is relevant to you. The new MCA project newsletter is out now- with news on the government… Read More »

The Care Act and Adult Safeguarding – what it means to me and my practice

The Care Act 2014 came into force in April this year and provides a legal framework for how local authorities, the NHS and other agencies should protect adults at risk of abuse or neglect. BSAB conference in partnership with BCDA… Read More »

The Care Act 2014 is here

The new Care Act 2014 comes into force from the 1st April 2015. Read the Strategic Director for People, Peter Hay’s blog post on the Care Act .From April 2015, care and support is changing to be more consistent across… Read More »