Forced Marriage and Adult Safeguarding Summary Guidance for Practitioners and Managers
This document contains guidance for Practitioners and Managers relating to Forced Marriage and Adult Safeguarding.
It addresses what a forced marriage is and refers to statutory guidance that should be followed.
It also highlights possible indicators of a forced marriage occurring and provides further information relating to adults with care and support needs.
Additionally, it covers aspects of honour-based violence and abuse, motives for forced marriage, the law on forced marriages and the consequences of forced marriages for victims.